Phymatocarpus porphyrocephalus F.Muell.
Fragm. 3:121 (1862)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 1 February 1996

Erect to spreading shrub, 0.3-2 m high. Fl. pink-purple, Aug to Dec or Jan. Orange/yellow or white sand, often over sandstone or limestone. Coastal gorges, sandplains.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Coorow, Greater Geraldton, Mingenew, Northampton, Shark Bay.