Banksia dallanneyi subsp. pollosta (A.S.George) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele
Austral.Syst.Bot. 20:67 (2007)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 18 August 2008

Prostrate, lignotuberous shrub. Fl. yellow-brown, Aug to Sep. Grey/yellow sand. Flats, lateritic rises.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Dandaragan Plateau, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Coorow, Dandaragan, Gingin, Moora, Victoria Plains, Wongan-Ballidu.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Thursday 7 February 2019

Prostrate shrubs, 0.20-0.50 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 105-260 mm mm long, 3-7 mm wide, hairy; petiole 15-20 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, deeply divided, with 45-80 lobes on each side, the margins recurved. Inflorescences pink; innermost bracts 12-14 mm long, glabrous. Perianth 15-35 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), without awns; pistil 32-46 mm long, straight, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, pubescent (with soft, straight, erect hairs), obovate, 7-13 mm long. Flowers in August. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).