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Boronia ternata var. elongata Paul G.Wilson

Nuytsia 1:201 (1971)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Erect shrub, 0.3-2 m high. Fl. pink, May or Jul to Nov. Lateritic gravelly soils.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 19 August 1996

Scientific Description

Shrub, spines absent; branchlets smooth, without distinct raised glands, +/- cylindrical in cross-section, glabrous. Leaves opposite, simple, 5-8 mm long, 3-4 mm wide, flat, the margins flat, smooth, without distinct raised glands, glabrous; stipular excrescences absent. Flowers; pedicels 5-9 mm long; calyx present, 2-3 mm long, smooth, without distinct raised glands, covered in hairs or scales, the hairs stellate (star-shaped); corolla pink, petals four, 5.5-8 mm long, valvate (not overlapping), free, hairy on the surfaces; stamens twice as many as petals. Flowers in May, July, August, September, October and November. Occurs in the South-West Botanical Province, in the Esperance IBRA region(s).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 14 November 2023


IBRA Regions
Esperance Plains.
IBRA Subregions
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Jerramungup, Ravensthorpe.