Hannafordia quadrivalvis subsp. recurva C.F.Wilkins
Austral.Syst.Bot. 14:117-120,Figs 10,11 (2001)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Thursday 9 April 1998

Shrub, 0.3-1 m high. Fl. red & yellow/green, Jun or Aug. Red sand over limestone. Dunes.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Pilbara.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Hamersley, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Pilbara (nearshore).

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Carnarvon, Exmouth, Shark Bay.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister and Kevin Thiele, Wednesday 21 August 2019

Shrub. Stems hairy. Leaves 20-75 mm long, 12-60 mm wide, not lobed or tripartitely lobed, simply (once-)lobed; margins entire; indumentum present, with stellate hairs; stipules apparently absent, even from youngest leaves. Fruits dehiscent (capsules and follicles), length-width ratio more or less as long as wide, hairs or scales present, stellate hairs present; apex rounded; calyx persistent to mature fruit; carpels 3; seeds per loculus 1. Flowering time June or August. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaean, IBRA Bioregion Pilbara or Carnarvon.