Stylidium squamellosum DC. Maize Trigger Plant
Prodr. 7:782 (1839)

Conservation Code: Priority Two
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Sunday 16 April 2006

Caespitose perennial, herb, 0.12-0.35 m high, leaves tufted, linear to narrowly oblanceolate, 1-5 cm long, 0.8-2.5 mm wide, apex subacute, margin entire, glandular. Scape glandular throughout. Inflorescence racemose. Fl. yellow, Oct to Nov. Brown to red-brown clay loam. Winter-wet habitats and depressions, open woodland, shrubland.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Dandaragan Plateau, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Busselton, Chittering, Kojonup, Swan, West Arthur.