Lambertia fairallii Keighery Fairall's Honeysuckle
Bot.Jahrb.Syst. 104:180-182 (1983)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 20 May 2003

Dense, erect, non-lignotuberous shrub, to 1.5 m high. Fl. yellow, May or Sep or Nov or Jan. Skeletal rocky soils, sandy or silty clay over shalestone or quartzite. Low to mid slopes of range, edge of breakaway.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Cranbrook, Gnowangerup, Plantagenet.

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

Shrubs; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves whorled, 30-45 mm mm long, 2-7 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina flat, widest around the middle or more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins recurved; apex pungent, 1-1.5 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; innermost bracts 25-27 mm long. Perianth 40-42 mm long, hairy; pistil 42-45 mm long, style hairy. Flowers in January, May, June, July, August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Threatened (T).