Persoonia leucopogon S.Moore
J.Linn.Soc.,Bot. 34:220 (1898)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 23 August 1995

Erect or decumbent shrub, 0.3-0.6 m high. Fl. yellow/green-yellow, Oct to Dec. Yellow sand or sandy clay.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Murchison.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Eastern Murchison, Southern Cross.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Menzies, Mukinbudin, Yilgarn.

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

Shrubs, 0.3-1 m high; branchlets hairy, not ribbed. Leaves alternate, 7-13 mm mm long, 1.5-3 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire, smooth, the margins flat; apex obtuse. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 2-3 mm long, hairy. Perianth 10-11 mm long, radially symmetrical, hairy, the hairs appressed; anther appendage present, 0.2-0.3 mm long; ovary glabrous; pistil 9-9.5 mm long. Flowers in October, November or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Murchison (MUR), Coolgardie (COO) or Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s).