Hakea kippistiana Meisn.
Hooker's J.Bot.Kew Gard.Misc. 7:115 (1855)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Shrub, 1-4.5 m high. Fl. white & cream & pink, Sep or Nov. Red sand, laterite.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Gibson Desert, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Nullarbor.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Lateritic Plain, Northern band, Carlisle, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Bruce Rock, Coolgardie, Corrigin, Cranbrook, Cunderdin, Esperance, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kent, Kondinin, Kulin, Merredin, Ngaanyatjarraku, Wyalkatchem, Yilgarn.

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

Trees or Shrubs, 1-5 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, (25-)30-80 mm mm long, 1-1.5 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, entire. Inflorescences axillary, white; pedicels 3-4 mm long. Perianth 3-5 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 7-8 mm long, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles 19-25 mm long, 7-12.5 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 14-16.5 mm long (including wing), 6-7 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in January, February, November or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Gibson Desert (GD), Murchison (MUR), Coolgardie (COO), Nullarbor (NUL), Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Jarrah Forest (JF) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s).