Banksia goodii R.Br. Good's Banksia
Prodr. Suppl. 36 (1830)

Conservation Code: Threatened Flora (Declared Rare Flora — Extant)
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 27 July 1995

Lignotuberous, prostrate shrub, ca 0.2 m high. Fl. orange-brown-red, May or Nov. White or grey sand over laterite.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Southern Jarrah Forest.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Plantagenet.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Wednesday 22 June 2016

Prostrate shrubs, NaN m (?) high; branchlets hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 120-330 mm long, 30-80 mm wide, hairy; petiole 30-210 mm long; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, once divided, pinnately divided, shallowly divided, teeth pointing outwards, with 12-24 lobes on each side, the margins flat. Inflorescences hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), orange, red or brown; innermost bracts 12-15 mm long, hairy. Perianth 23-25 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), without awns; pistil 28-32 mm long, curved, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), elliptic, 25-32 mm long. Flowers in May, June, July, August, September, October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Declared Rare (R).