Banksia lullfitzii C.A.Gardner

Reference
W.Austral.Naturalist 10:68 (1966)
Conservation Code
Priority Three
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Lignotuberous shrub, 0.8-2 m high. Fl. yellow-orange/orange-brown, Mar to May. Yellow sand. Sandplains.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 27 July 1995
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Scientific Description

Shrubs, 1-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 210-380 mm long, 8-18 mm wide, hairy; petiole 20-165 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, deeply divided or divided to the midrib, with 12-25 lobes on each side, the margins flat. Inflorescences tomentose (with matted or tangled, soft, woolly hairs), orange or brown; innermost bracts 6-8 mm long, hairy. Perianth 43-46 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex villous (with soft, shaggy, weak and straight hairs), without awns; pistil 46-50 mm long, curved, style hairy. Follicles hairy, villous (with soft, shaggy, weak and straight hairs), elliptic, 15-25 mm long. Flowers in March, April or May. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO), Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).

C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, 21 November 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Mallee.
IBRA Subregions
Fitzgerald, Southern Cross, Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Coolgardie, Ravensthorpe, Yilgarn.