Quoya dilatata (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 10-32 mm long, 3-13 mm wide, opposite, entire, with dendritic hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins wavy or entire. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 2.2-5. mm long Pedicel present, 4-7 mm long, with dendritic hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 5-10 mm long, not accrescent, dense or moderately dense, with dendritic hairs, not bullate. Corolla red, orange or red or pink, 17-26 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat absent, wih dendritic hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 14-19 mm long, filament 6-9 mm long, anthers 2-2.6 mm long. Appendage present. Flowering time September, October or November. Distribution Botanical Province South-West, IBRA Bioregion Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain, Avon Wheatbelt or Jarrah Forest.

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


IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.
IBRA Subregions
Dandaragan Plateau, Katanning, Lesueur Sandplain, Merredin, Northern Jarrah Forest.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Carnamah, Chittering, Coorow, Dandaragan, Moora, Victoria Plains, Wyalkatchem.