Isopogon baxteri R.Br. Stirling Range Coneflower
Prodr. Suppl. 9 (1830)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Friday 18 August 1995

Erect, multi-stemmed, non-lignotuberous shrub, 0.2-1.5 m high. Fl. pink/pink-red-other, Apr or Jul to Dec or Jan. Gravelly soils, laterite.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

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

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Broomehill-Tambellup, Cranbrook, Gnowangerup, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy, with straight hairs. Leaves alternate, 20-45 mm mm long, hairy or glabrous; lamina flat, once divided or twice or more divided, tripartitely divided or divided only at the apex, shallowly divided, with (7-)12-14(-30) points or lobes. Inflorescences not viscid, pink. Perianth 18-27 mm long, hairy, the limb apex hairy all over; pistil 20-30 mm long; pollen presenter not fusiform, hairy, 4-6.5 mm long, the brush 1.5-2 mm long. Cone with deciduous scales, 20-22 mm long. Flowers in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Jarrah Forest (JF), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).