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Guichenotia glandulosa C.F.Wilkins

Austral.Syst.Bot. 16:340-342,Fig.10 (2003)
Conservation Code
Priority Two
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Lax, multi-stemmed shrub, to 0.4 m high. Littered soil. Creek lines.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 21 November 2000

Scientific Description

Shrub, with hairy stems. Leaves 12-50 mm long, 1.5-6 mm wide, not lobed; margins entire; hairy, with stellate hairs, with gland-tipped hairs gland-tipped hairswith scales absent, Sessile glands absent; stipules present and persistent to older leaves, 5-10 mm long. Perianth of two whorls but the corolla reduced to small scales or tiny lobes at the base of the ovary. Pedicel present, 4-8 mm long; indumentum present, with stellate hairs present, with scales absent. Epicalyx (extra segments or 'bracteoles' immediately below the calyx) present, 2-5 mm long, the lobes free, indumentum present, simple hairs (without tubercle bases) absent, stellate hairs present, gland-tipped hairs gland tipped hairswith scales absent, Sessile glands absent. Calyx pink, 7-11 mm long, the lobes fused less than half their length, Sessile glands absent, simple hairs (without tubercle bases) present, stellate hairs absent, tubercle-based simple hairs absent, gland-tipped hairs present, scales absent, Terminal appendages absent, number of ribs present, three or five. Corolla 1-1.2 mm long, glabrous. Indumentum (outside) Sessile glands absent. Stamens five, free and inserted at the base of the ovary; filaments present, 0.3-0.5 mm long; anthers 3.5-3.8 mm long, indumentum absent (anthers glabrous). Staminodes absent, appendages absent. Ovary hairs or scales present, simple hairs absent, stellate hairs present, gland-tipped hairs absent; style 1, with a lobed or capitate stigma, 3-4 mm long, with one style branches or lobes, hairy for most of length, wing absent. Flowering time June, August, September, October or November. Distribution Botanical Province South-West, IBRA Bioregion Avon Wheatbelt. Conservation Code Priority One (P1).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 11 August 2023


IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt.
IBRA Subregions
Katanning, Merredin.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Dowerin, Wongan-Ballidu.