Persoonia longifolia R.Br. Snottygobble
Trans.Linn.Soc.London 10:164 (1810)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 23 August 1995

Erect, lignotuberous shrub or tree, 1-5 m high. Fl. yellow, Nov to Dec or Jan to Feb. Grey or yellow sand, sandy loam or laterite.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Augusta-Margaret River, Beverley, Boddington, Boyup Brook, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Bunbury, Busselton, Capel, Collie, Dardanup, Denmark, Donnybrook-Balingup, Harvey, Kalamunda, Manjimup, Murray, Nannup, Plantagenet, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Wandering, Waroona, West Arthur, Williams, York.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Wednesday 22 June 2016

Trees or Shrubs, 1-5 m high; branchlets glabrous, ribbed. Leaves alternate, 130-180 mm long, 3-5 mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire, smooth, the margins flat; apex obtuse. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 4-5 mm long, hairy. Perianth 15-17 mm long, radially symmetrical, hairy, the hairs appressed; anther appendage absent; ovary glabrous; pistil 11-12 mm long. Flowers in January, February, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Jarrah Forest (JF), Warren (WAR) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).