Persoonia striata R.Br.
Prodr. Suppl. 13 (1830)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 29 August 1995

Erect, often spreading, lignotuberous shrub, 0.15-0.7 m high. Fl. yellow, Oct to Dec. Sand or loam to clay, often with gravel, laterite.


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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Recherche, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Cranbrook, Dumbleyung, Dundas, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Kent, Kojonup, Kondinin, Kulin, Lake Grace, Narrogin, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, West Arthur, Westonia, Williams.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-0.7 m high; branchlets hairy, not ribbed. Leaves alternate, 10-35 mm mm long, 1-1.5 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, scabrous, the margins flat; apex pungent. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 5-6 mm long, hairy. Perianth 9-11 mm long, radially symmetrical, glabrous; anther appendage present, 1.4-2.5 mm long; ovary glabrous; pistil 8-8.5 mm long. Flowers in October, November or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO), Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Jarrah Forest (JF), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).