Prostanthera prostantheroides (F.Muell.) T.C.Wilson, Henwood & B.J.Conn
Telopea 14:2 (2012)

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, Coolgardie, Murchison, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Eastern Murchison, Southern Cross, Tallering.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Greater Geraldton, Leonora, Menzies, Merredin, Mingenew, Morawa, Mount Magnet, Mount Marshall, Mukinbudin, Perenjori, Sandstone, Westonia, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.

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

Shrubs. Stems, cross section square. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 1-2.5 mm long, 0.7-1 mm wide, opposite, entire, with simple, gland tipped hairs hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins entire. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 0.5-1.5. mm long Pedicel present, 2.2-3 mm long, with simple, glandular hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with two lobes, 2.5-5.5 mm long, accrescent, sparsely hairy, with simple, glandular hairs, not bullate. Corolla white or cream, mauve, purple, lilac or violet or red or pink, 8-15 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat present, wih simple hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 7-12 mm long, filament 1.7-5.5 mm long, anthers 0.7-1.4 mm long. Appendage absent. Flowering time August, September or October.