Adenanthos sp. Whicher Range (G.J. Keighery 9736)

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

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

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

IBRA Subregions: Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Augusta Margaret River, Busselton, Capel, Dardanup, Donnybrook-Balingup, Harvey, Manjimup, Nannup.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Tuesday 11 February 2020

Shrubs, 0.20-1 m high. Leaves alternate, 15-40 mm mm long, 5-10 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, widest around the middle or clearly widest above the middle, entire, with glands at the leaf (or leaf lobe) apex. Inflorescences red; innermost bracts 5-6 mm long; peduncles 5-7 mm long. Perianth 26-32 mm long, hairy; ovary hairy or glabrous; pistil 39-42 mm long, pollen presenter distinctly flattened, style hairy. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Jarrah Forest (JF) or Warren (WAR) IBRA subregion(s).