Quoya verbascina (F.Muell.) B.J.Conn & Henwood Golden Bush
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: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Murchison, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coorow, Dandaragan, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Mingenew, Moora, Morawa, Murchison, Northampton, Shark Bay, Three Springs.

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

Shrubs. Stems, cross section more or less circular. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 20-80 mm long, 7-35 mm wide, opposite, entire, with dendritic hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins entire. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 3-4. mm long Pedicel present, 5-8.5 mm long, with simple, dendritic hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 9.5-10 mm long, not accrescent, dense, with dendritic hairs, not bullate. Corolla yellow, orange or white or cream, 17-19 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat present, wih dendritic hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 8.7-9 mm long, filament 4.3-5.7 mm long, anthers 1.2-1.3 mm long. Appendage present. Flowering time January, February, May, July, August, September, October, November or December. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaeam or South-West, IBRA Bioregion Carnarvon, Yalgoo, Murchison, Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain or Avon Wheatbelt.