Banksia plumosa subsp. denticulata (A.S.George) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele
Austral.Syst.Bot. 20:69 (2007)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 18 August 2008

Erect, dense, non-lignotuberous shrub, 0.6-1.2 m high. Fl. cream-yellow, May or Jul or Dec. Rocky or gravelly sand.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Gnowangerup, Plantagenet.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Tuesday 22 September 2020

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 105-160 mm mm long, 6-13 mm wide, hairy; petiole 10-30 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, deeply divided, with 22-40 lobes on each side, the margins recurved. Inflorescences hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), brown; innermost bracts 21-23 mm long, hairy. Perianth 16-21 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), without awns; pistil 25-31 mm long, curved, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), curved-obovate, 10-15 mm long. Flowers in December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Four (P4).