Hakea neurophylla Meisn.

Reference
Hooker's J.Bot.Kew Gard.Misc. 7:117 (1855)
Conservation Code
Priority Four
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

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

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 23 June 2003
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Scientific Description

Shrubs, 0.6-2 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves alternate, (40-)50-95(-112) mm long, (16-)18-42 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).

C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, 21 November 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.
IBRA Subregions
Lesueur Sandplain, Perth.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Coorow, Dandaragan.