Petrophile clavata Hislop & Rye
Nuytsia 14:369-372,Fig.1D-G (2002)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Thursday 22 November 2001

Erect shrub, to 0.7 m high. Fl. yellow-cream, Sep. Grey sand, laterite. Hilltops and rises.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Coorow, Dandaragan, Victoria Plains.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Saturday 30 November 2019

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy, with straight hairs. Leaves alternate, 20-50 mm mm long, 1.5-2 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, entire, straight or curved, smooth, apex pungent, 2-3 mm long. Inflorescences not viscid, yellow. Perianth 20-24 mm long, hairy, the limb apex hairy all over; pistil 23-27 mm long; pollen presenter not fusiform, hairy, 2-3.5 mm long, the brush 1-1.3 mm long. Cone with persistent scales, NaN mm (?) long. Flowers in September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).