Geijera salicifolia Schott

Reference
Rutaceae 7,Tab.4 (1834)
Conservation Code
Priority Three
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Tree, 1.5-6 m high. Fl. white, Sep. Skeletal soils, stony soils. Massive rock scree, gorges.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 21 August 1996

Scientific Description

Tree, spines absent; branchlets smooth, without distinct raised glands, +/- cylindrical in cross-section, covered in hairs or scales, the hairs stellate (star-shaped). Leaves alternate, simple, 55-115 mm long, 24-50 mm wide, flat, the margins flat, smooth, without distinct raised glands, glabrous; stipular excrescences absent. Flowers in axillary, loose clusters (cymes or panicles) or in terminal, loose clusters (cymes or panicles); calyx present, 0.5-1.5 mm long, smooth, without distinct raised glands, glabrous; corolla white or cream, petals five, 2-2.5 mm long, valvate (not overlapping), free, glabrous; stamens the same number as petals, glabrous (?). Flowers in September, October and November. Occurs in the Northern Botanical Province, in the Pilbara IBRA region(s).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 8 December 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Pilbara.
IBRA Subregions
Hamersley.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Ashburton.