Banksia subulata (C.A.Gardner) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele Awled Honeypot
Austral.Syst.Bot. 20:70 (2007)

Conservation Code: Priority Three
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 26 May 2008

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


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains.

IBRA Subregions: Lesueur Sandplain.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan.

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

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).