Hakea multilineata Meisn. Grass Leaf Hakea
Lehm., Pl.Preiss. 2:261-262 (1848)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Mixed (Native in Part of Range, Naturalised Elsewhere)
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Erect, non-lignotuberous shrub, 1.5-6 m high. Fl. pink, Jun to Sep. White or yellow sand, laterite.


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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Southern Cross, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Brookton, Coolgardie, Corrigin, Cuballing, Dowerin, Dumbleyung, Dundas, Esperance, Kellerberrin, Kent, Kondinin, Kulin, Lake Grace, Narembeen, Perenjori, Pingelly, Quairading, Ravensthorpe, Tammin, Wongan-Ballidu, Wyalkatchem, Yilgarn.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Tuesday 11 February 2020

Trees, 1.5-6 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves alternate, (70-)95-235 mm mm long, 3.5-26 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire. Inflorescences axillary, red or pink; pedicels 3-6 mm long. Perianth 5-7 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 15-18 mm long, pollen presenter erect, style glabrous. Follicles 15-26 mm long, 12-18 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 14-22 mm long (including wing), 7-12.5 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in June, July, August or September. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO), Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Jarrah Forest (JF), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).