Diplolaena grandiflora Desf. Wild Rose
Mém.Mus.Hist.Nat. 3:451 (1817)

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

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Tuesday 26 May 1998

Erect, spreading shrub, 0.5-3 m high, leaves elliptic, outer involucral bracts broadly ovate, inner bracts more or less equal to stamens. Fl. pink-red, May to Oct. Sand. Limestone outcrops & ridges, sand dunes.


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

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands, Central West Coast, Shark Bay, Zuytdorp.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnarvon, Chapman Valley, Exmouth, Greater Geraldton, Northampton, Shark Bay.