Quoya oldfieldii (F.Muell.) B.J.Conn & Henwood Oldfields Foxglove
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: Geraldton Sandplains, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Edel, Geraldton Hills.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Chapman Valley, Greater Geraldton, 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 10-45 mm long, 8-30 mm wide, opposite, entire, with dendritic hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins entire or lobed. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 2-5. mm long Pedicel present, 3-7 mm long, with dendritic hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 2.5-5 mm long, not accrescent, dense, with dendritic hairs, not bullate. Corolla mauve, purple, lilac or violet or red or pink, 15-30 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat present, wih dendritic hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 9-13 mm long, filament 4-6.5 mm long, anthers 1.7-1.8 mm long. Appendage present. Flowering time January, June, July, August, September, October, November or December. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaeam or South-West, IBRA Bioregion Yalgoo or Geraldton Sandplains.