Banksia shanklandiorum (Randall) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele

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

Upright, non-lignotuberous shrub, 0.4-2.5 m high, to 3 m wide. Fl. Jun to Aug. White/yellow sand with lateritic gravel.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 26 May 2008

Scientific Description

Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 220-400 mm long, 50-130 mm wide, hairy; petiole 50-115 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib, with 10-15 lobes on each side, the margins flat or revolute. Inflorescences villous (with soft, shaggy, weak and straight hairs), yellow or pink; innermost bracts 40-45 mm long, hairy. Perianth 40-55 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex pubescent (with soft, straight, erect hairs), without awns; pistil 60-70 mm long, curved, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), obovate, 12-15 mm long. Flowers in July or August. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Four (P4).

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


IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt.
IBRA Subregions
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Dowerin, Merredin, Narembeen, Westonia, Wongan-Ballidu, Yilgarn.