Hovea pungens Benth. Devil's Pins
Endl., Fenzl, Benth. & Schott, Enum.Pl. 37 (1837)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 19 June 1996

Erect, pungent shrub, 0.2-1.8 m high. Fl. blue-purple, May to Nov. Shallow soils on rock, sandy soils, laterite, gravel, clay & loamy soils. Granite outcrops, coastal limestone, flats, undulating sandplains.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Dandaragan Plateau, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Bayswater, Beverley, Busselton, Canning, Capel, Carnamah, Chittering, Claremont, Cockburn, Coolgardie, Coorow, Cottesloe, Cranbrook, Dandaragan, Esperance, Fremantle, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Goomalling, Gosnells, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Jerramungup, Joondalup, Kalamunda, Kwinana, Mandurah, Melville, Mosman Park, Mundaring, Murray, Narrogin, Northam, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Stirling, Swan, Toodyay, Victoria Plains, Wagin, Wanneroo, Waroona, West Arthur, Woodanilling, York.