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Persoonia cymbifolia P.H.Weston

Telopea 6:104-105 (1994)
Conservation Code
Priority Three
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Erect, spreading shrub, 0.2-0.6(-1) m high. Fl. yellow, Dec or Jan. Sandy soils. On flats or in rock crevices.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 23 August 1995

Scientific Description

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy, not ribbed. Leaves alternate, 15-35 mm long, 1-1.5 mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle or more or less the same width throughout, entire, scabrous, the margins flat or recurved; apex pungent. Inflorescences yellow; pedicels 1-2 mm long, hairy. Perianth 9-11 mm long, radially symmetrical, hairy, the hairs appressed; anther appendage absent; ovary glabrous; pistil 7-8 mm long. Flowers in January or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). : Conservation code Priority Three (P3).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 19 January 2024


IBRA Regions
Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Mallee.
IBRA Subregions
Eastern Mallee, Recherche, Southern Cross, Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Esperance, Lake Grace, Yilgarn.