Banksia pteridifolia subsp. inretita (A.S.George) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele

Nuytsia 16:475 (2007)
Conservation Code
Priority Two
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Scientific Description

Prostrate shrubs, 0.5-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 220-370 mm long, 60-120 mm wide, hairy; petiole 30-55 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib, with 19-32 lobes on each side, the margins revolute. Inflorescences tomentose (with matted or tangled, soft, woolly hairs), pink; innermost bracts 15-20 mm long, hairy. Perianth 40-42 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex pubescent (with soft, straight, erect hairs), without awns; pistil 42-44 mm long, curved, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, obovate, 17-18 mm long. Flowers in March, April, May or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).

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


IBRA Regions
IBRA Subregions
Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Kent, Lake Grace.