Hakea loranthifolia Meisn.
Lehm., Pl.Preiss. 1:574 (1845)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Open shrub, 2-3 m high. Fl. white, Aug to Sep. Sand, gravel, laterite.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Northern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Narrogin, Northam, Pingelly, Toodyay, York.

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

Shrubs, 2-3 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves alternate, 40-80(-85) mm mm long, 12-24 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, entire. Inflorescences axillary, white; pedicels 2-3.5 mm long. Perianth 4-5 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 4-5(-6.3) mm long, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles 16-25 mm long, 11-15 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 13-16 mm long (including wing), 5-6 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s).