Stylidium maitlandianum E.Pritz. Fountain Triggerplant
Bot.Jahrb.Syst. 35:593 (1905)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 16 May 2006

Rosetted perennial, herb, 0.29-0.7 m high, Leaves adpressed to soil, spathulate, 1-5 cm long, 2-10 mm wide, apex subacute, margin hyaline, glabrous. Scape mostly glabrous, sparingly glandular near pedicel axils. Inflorescence racemose. Fl. purple, Sep to Oct. Sand over laterite or limestone. Hillslopes and sandplain. Heath, shrubland, open Banksia/Eucalyptus woodland.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Dandaragan Plateau, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan, Greater Geraldton, Irwin.