Adenanthos stictus A.S.George
Nuytsia 1:384-385 (1974)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 25 July 1995

Erect, non-lignotuberous shrub, 1.5-5 m high. Fl. red/pink-red, May to Jun or Aug to Nov. Yellow sand, sandy loam.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Dandaragan Plateau, Lesueur Sandplain.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan, Moora, Three Springs.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Thursday 7 February 2019

Shrubs, 1.5-5 m high. Leaves alternate, 15-35 mm mm long, 7-30 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, divided only at the apex, shallowly divided, with glands at the leaf (or leaf lobe) apex or on the surface of the leaf blade. Inflorescences red; innermost bracts 4-8 mm long; peduncles 7-15 mm long. Perianth 26-28 mm long, glabrous or hairy; ovary hairy; pistil 30-34 mm long, pollen presenter erect, style hairy. Flowers in May, June, July, August, September, October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) or Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s).