Hakea lasiantha R.Br. Woolly Flowered Hakea
Prodr. Suppl. 29 (1830)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Erect, non-lignotuberous shrub, 0.6-3 m high. Fl. white, May to Sep. Gravelly soils, sandy clay, loam.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Cranbrook, Denmark, Gnowangerup, Manjimup, Nannup, Plantagenet.

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

Shrubs, 0.6-3 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, (30-)35-70 mm mm long, 6-15(-17) mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire. Inflorescences axillary, white or cream; pedicels 6-8 mm long. Perianth 8-10 mm long, hairy; ovary glabrous; pistil 7-9.5 mm long, pollen presenter lateral, style glabrous. Follicles 26-32 mm long, 8-10 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 20-23 mm long (including wing), the wing discontinuous, marginal or apical, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in March, April, May, June, July, August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Jarrah Forest (JF), Warren (WAR) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).