Quoya atriplicina (F.Muell.) B.J.Conn & Henwood

Austral.Syst.Bot. 24:8 (2011)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Scientific Description

Shrubs. Stems, cross section more or less circular. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 8-25 mm long, 5-17 mm wide, opposite, entire, with dendritic hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins entire. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 2.5-2.7. mm long Pedicel present, 1.7-4 mm long, with dendritic hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 1-4 mm long, not accrescent, dense or moderately dense, with dendritic hairs, not bullate. Corolla red, mauve, purple, lilac or violet or red or pink, 12-30 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat present, wih dendritic hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 8.7-13 mm long, filament 3.8-5 mm long, anthers 1.2-3 mm long. Appendage present. Flowering time January, May, June, July, August, September, October or November. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaeam or South-West, IBRA Bioregion Carnarvon, Yalgoo or Geraldton Sandplains.

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 21 January 2020


IBRA Regions
Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions
Edel, Geraldton Hills, Wooramel.
IMCRA Regions
Central West Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Northampton, Shark Bay.