Persoonia brachystylis F.Muell. Short-styled Persoonia
Fragm. 6:221 (1868)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 23 August 1995

Erect, spreading shrub, 1-1.5 m high. Fl. yellow, Nov to Dec or Jan. Yellow or grey sand, often over laterite. Sandplains.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains.

IBRA Subregions: Geraldton Hills.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Northampton.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Saturday 10 November 2018

Shrubs, 1-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy, ribbed. Leaves alternate, 40-110 mm mm long, 2-6 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, entire, scabrous, the margins flat; apex obtuse. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 7-10 mm long, hairy. Perianth 10-11 mm long, irregular, hairy, the hairs appressed; anther appendage present, 0.7-1 mm long; ovary glabrous; pistil 5-8 mm long. Flowers in January, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).