Hakea neurophylla Meisn.
Hooker's J.Bot.Kew Gard.Misc. 7:117 (1855)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 23 June 2003

Erect shrub, 0.3-2 m high. Fl. pink-red, Aug. Lateritic sandy soils. Hillsides.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Lesueur Sandplain, Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Coorow, Dandaragan.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Tuesday 22 September 2020

Shrubs, 0.6-2 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves alternate, (40-)50-95(-112) mm mm long, (16-)18-42 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire. Inflorescences axillary, pink; pedicels 5-5.5 mm long. Perianth 5-7 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil 5-7 mm long, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles 30-40 mm long, 15-20 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 28 mm long (including wing), the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in August. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Four (P4).