Persoonia rudis Meisn.
A.DC., Prodr. 14.333 (1856)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 29 August 1995

Erect, often spreading shrub, 0.2-1 m high. Fl. yellow, Sep to Dec or Jan. White, grey or yellow sand, often over laterite.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Dandaragan Plateau, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan, Gingin, Irwin, Swan, Three Springs, Victoria Plains.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy, not ribbed. Leaves alternate, 20-35 mm mm long, 0.8 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, scabrous, the margins revolute; apex pungent. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 2-5 mm long, hairy. Perianth 12-13 mm long, radially symmetrical, hairy, the hairs appressed; anther appendage present, 1.1-1.5 mm long; ovary hairy; pistil 10-12 mm long. Flowers in January, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).