Actites megalocarpus (Hook.f.) Lander Dune Thistle
Telopea 1:130 (1976)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 18 April 1997

Fleshy rhizomatous, perennial, herb, 0.1-0.4(-0.6) m high, to 1 m wide. Fl. yellow, Sep to Dec or Jan to Jun. Calcareous sand, sand over granite. Coastal dunes, cliffs, winter-wet plains.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Hampton, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Hampton, Recherche, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: Batemans Shelf, Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta Margaret River, Busselton, Denmark, Dundas, Esperance, Manjimup, Wanneroo.