Stylidium plantagineum Sond. Plantagenet Triggerplant
Lehm., Pl.Preiss. 1:371-372 (1845)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 27 June 2006

Rosetted perennial, herb, 0.4-1 m high, Leaves tufted, narrowly oblanceolate, 15-60 cm long, 6.5-17 mm wide, apex acute, margin involute, glabrous. Membraneous scale leaves present at base of mature leaves. Scape glandular. Inflorescence racemose. Fl. white/pink-purple, Nov to Dec. Sandy loam or clayey sand, often with laterite gravel. Hillslopes. Eucalypt woodland, mallee shrubland.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Collie, Gnowangerup, Harvey, Nannup, Williams.