Banksia ashbyi subsp. boreoscaia A.S.George
Nuytsia 18:54 (2008)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Wooramel.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnarvon, Exmouth.

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

Shrubs, NaN m (?) high; branchlets hairy, with straight hairs. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 160-265 mm mm long, 22-30 mm wide, hairy; petiole NaN mm (?) long; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, once divided, pinnately divided, shallowly divided, teeth pointing outwards, with 12-15 lobes on each side, the margins flat. Inflorescences tomentose (with matted or tangled, soft, woolly hairs), yellow or orange; innermost bracts NaN mm (?) long, hairy. Perianth 20-29 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex pubescent (with soft, straight, erect hairs), without awns; pistil 20-34 mm long, curved, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, tomentose (with matted or tangled, soft, woolly hairs), elliptic or orbicular. Flowers in May, June, July or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) Botanical Province(s), in the Carnarvon (CAR) IBRA subregion(s).