Boronia barrettiorum Duretto

Reference
Nuytsia 16:16-18, Fig. 1 (2006)
Conservation Code
Priority Two
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Erect, open shrub, to 1.5 m high. Sand, sandstone. Between rocks and boulders on slopes.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 12 April 2007

Scientific Description

Shrub, spines absent; branchlets smooth, without distinct raised glands, +/- cylindrical in cross-section, covered in hairs or scales, the hairs stellate (star-shaped). Leaves opposite, simple or compound, 10-35 mm long, 3-10 mm wide, with 3 leaflets, each 5-20 mm long, 3-8 mm wide, flat, the margins flat, smooth, without distinct raised glands, covered in hairs or scales, with stellate (star shaped) hairs; stipular excrescences absent. Flowers pedicels 5-15 mm long; calyx present, 2.5-4 mm long, smooth, without distinct raised glands, covered in hairs or scales, the hairs stellate (star-shaped); corolla white or cream or green, petals four, 2.5-3.5 mm long, valvate (not overlapping), free, hairy on the surfaces; stamens twice as many as petals, smooth, hairy. Flowers in January. Occurs in the Northern Botanical Province, in the North Kimberley IBRA region(s). Conservation Code: Priority Two (P2).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 8 December 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Northern Kimberley.
IBRA Subregions
Mitchell.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Wyndham-East Kimberley.