Banksia subulata (C.A.Gardner) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele
Awled Honeypot

Reference
Austral.Syst.Bot. 20:70 (2007)
Conservation Code
Priority Three
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Bushy, non-lignotuberous shrub, to 0.35 m high. Fl. yellow, Sep. White/grey or yellow sand over laterite, gravelly laterite.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 26 May 2008
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Scientific Description

Prostrate shrubs, 0.4 m high; branchlets glabrous. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 120-310 mm long, 2-3 mm wide, hairy; petiole 1 mm long; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins revolute. Inflorescences hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), green or yellow; innermost bracts 11-15 mm long, hairy. Perianth 20-24 mm long, glabrous, without awns; pistil 21-24 mm long, straight, style hairy. Follicles glabrous, orbicular, 11-13 mm long. Flowers in September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).

C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, 21 November 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Geraldton Sandplains.
IBRA Subregions
Lesueur Sandplain.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan.