Isopogon uncinatus R.Br.
Prodr. Suppl. 8 (1830)

Conservation Code: Threatened Flora (Declared Rare Flora — Extant)
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 22 August 1995

Tufted spreading or prostrate, non-lignotuberous shrub, 0.05-0.4 m high. Fl. yellow/cream, Oct to Nov. Loam or sand on granite, peaty sand. Swampy depressions, hillslopes.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Plantagenet.

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

Shrubs, 0.30-0.50 m high; branchlets hairy, with straight hairs. Leaves alternate, 80-320 mm mm long, 3-9 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, entire. Inflorescences not viscid, yellow. Perianth 18-20 mm long, hairy, the limb apex hairy all over; pistil 18-22 mm long; pollen presenter not fusiform, hairy, the brush 2-3 mm long. Cone with deciduous scales, 10-12 mm long. Flowers in October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Jarrah Forest (JF) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Declared Rare (R).