Hemiphora lanata (Munir) B.J.Conn & Henwood
Austral.Syst.Bot. 24:6 (2011)

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


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

IBRA Regions: Coolgardie, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Southern Cross, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dundas, Jerramungup, Kondinin, Lake Grace, Ravensthorpe, Yilgarn.

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

Shrubs or prostrate sprawling shrubs. Stems, cross section more or less circular. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 8-25 mm long, 1-1.4 mm wide, opposite, entire, with dendritic, gland tipped hairs hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins entire. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 3-7. mm long Pedicel present, 1-3 mm long, with dendritic hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 6-7 mm long, with dendritic hairs, not bullate. Corolla red or red or pink, 17-23 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat absent, wih dendritic hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 10 mm long, filament 0.8-4 mm long, anthers 1.7-4 mm long. Appendage absent. Flowering time February, April, September, October, November or December. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaeam or South-West, IBRA Bioregion Coolgardie or Mallee.