Geleznowia sp. Marchagee (A. Crawford ADC 1353)

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

Scientific Description

Shrub, spines absent; branchlets verrucose (warty), +/- cylindrical in cross-section, glabrous. Leaves alternate, simple, 3-6.5 mm long, 1-2 mm wide, flat, the margins flat, verrucose (warty), glabrous; stipular excrescences present. Flowers in a distinct head surrounded by bracts, the outer bracts 6-8 mm long; pedicels 2-3.5 mm long; calyx present, 6(-8) mm long, smooth, without distinct raised glands, glabrous; corolla yellow, petals five, 5-7 mm long, imbricate (overlapping), free, glabrous; stamens twice as many as petals, 2-3 mm long, smooth, glabrous; anthers 1.2-1.5 mm long, without an appendage; style 5-5.5 mm long. Flowers in September and October. Occurs in the Eremaean and South-West Botanical Province, in the Carnarvon, Yalgoo, Avon Wheatbelt and Geraldton IBRA region(s).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 8 December 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions
Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Merredin, Wooramel.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coorow, Dowerin, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Moora, Northampton, Shark Bay, Three Springs.