Ptilotus macrocephalus (R.Br.) Poir. Featherheads
Lam., Encycl. Suppl.4:620 (1816)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 8 May 1996

Erect annual, herb, 0.15-1.3 m high. Fl. green-white, Apr to Oct. Loamy & clayey soils. Periodically flooded areas.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Central Ranges, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Gibson Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Ashburton, Augustus, Cape Range, Carnegie, Central, Chichester, Eastern Murchison, Edel, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Lateritic Plain, Mackay, Mann-Musgrave Block, McLarty, Roebourne, Rudall, Shield, South Kimberley Interzone, Tallering, Trainor, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Carnarvon, Cue, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Halls Creek, Karratha, Laverton, Leonora, Meekatharra, Menzies, Mount Magnet, Murchison, Ngaanyatjarraku, Northampton, Port Hedland, Sandstone, Shark Bay, Upper Gascoyne, Wiluna, Yalgoo.