Santalum spicatum (R.Br.) A.DC. Sandalwood
Prodr. 14:685 (1857)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 21 September 1999

Shrub, 1-5 m high, hemiparasitic on roots. Fl. green/red, Feb to Jun. Red sandy soils. Among rocks.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Gibson Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Jarrah Forest, Little Sandy Desert, Mallee, Murchison, Nullarbor, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Cape Range, Carnegie, Central band, Nullarbor Plain, Chichester, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Eastern Murchison, Edel, Fitzgerald, Fortescue, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Lateritic Plain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Shield, Southern Cross, Tallering, Trainor, Western Mallee, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Ningaloo, Shark Bay, Zuytdorp.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Bruce Rock, Carnarvon, Coolgardie, Corrigin, Cue, Dalwallinu, Dowerin, Dumbleyung, Dundas, East Pilbara, Esperance, Exmouth, Gnowangerup, Goomalling, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kellerberrin, Kent, Kondinin, Koorda, Kulin, Lake Grace, Laverton, Leonora, Meekatharra, Menzies, Merredin, Mingenew, Moora, Mount Magnet, Mount Marshall, Murchison, Narembeen, Narrogin, Ngaanyatjarraku, Northampton, Nungarin, Perenjori, Pingelly, Ravensthorpe, Sandstone, Shark Bay, Tammin, Toodyay, Trayning, Upper Gascoyne, Vincent, West Arthur, Wiluna, Wongan-Ballidu, Wyalkatchem, Yalgoo, Yilgarn, York.