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: Current


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

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Edel, Geraldton Hills, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Northampton, Shark Bay.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister and Kevin Thiele, Tuesday 29 August 2017

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.