Columnar, non-lignotuberous shrub, to 1.5 m high. Fl. cream & red, Jul to Aug. Gravelly loam or sand.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Mallee.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Katanning, Kent, Wagin, Woodanilling.
Shrubs, 1-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 55-125 mm long, 4-10 mm wide, hairy; petiole 15-40 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, deeply divided, with 5-12 lobes on each side, the margins recurved or revolute. Inflorescences villous (with soft, shaggy, weak and straight hairs), yellow, pink or brown; innermost bracts 10-12 mm long, hairy. Perianth 14-18 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), without awns; pistil 18-22 mm long, curved, style hairy. Follicles hairy, hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), ovate, 7-9 mm long. Flowers in July or August. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).
FloraBase is produced by the staff of the Western Australian Herbarium, Biodiversity and Conservation Science, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions. Publication or other use of content on this site is unauthorised unless that use conforms with the copyright statement.
Western Australian Herbarium (1998–). FloraBase—the Western Australian Flora. Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions. https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/