Brachysola halganiacea (F.Muell.) Rye
Nuytsia 13:337 (2000)

Conservation Code: Priority Two
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 28 November 2000

Shrub, to 0.5 m high, to 0.75 wide. Fl. purple, Oct. Deep yellow sand. Flats.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.

IBRA Regions: Coolgardie, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Southern Cross, Tallering.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Mount Marshall, Yilgarn.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister and Kevin Thiele, Tuesday 29 August 2017

Shrubs. Stems, cross section more or less circular. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 8-28 mm long, 2-7.5 mm wide, opposite, entire, with dendritic hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins entire. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 1.5-2. mm long Pedicel present, 1.2-4 mm long, with dendritic hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 1.5-2 mm long, not accrescent, moderately dense, with dendritic hairs, not bullate. Corolla blue or mauve, purple, lilac or violet, 8.5-10 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat absent, wih simple hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 4.8-6 mm long, filament 4-4.5 mm long, anthers 1-1.2 mm long. Appendage absent. Flowering time October. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaeam, IBRA Bioregion Coolgardie.