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Banksia cypholoba (A.S.George) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele

Austral.Syst.Bot. 20:67 (2007)
Conservation Code
Priority Three
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Prostrate, dwarf, lignotuberous shrub, to 0.3 m high. Fl. yellow-brown, Aug. Sand & gravelly loam.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 14 August 2008

Scientific Description

Prostrate shrubs; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 150-330 mm long, 8-20 mm wide, hairy; petiole 15-35 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, deeply divided, with 15-38 lobes on each side, the margins recurved. Inflorescences pubescent (with soft, straight, erect hairs), pink or brown; innermost bracts 18-22 mm long, hairy. Perianth 27-35 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), without awns; pistil 38-45 mm long, straight, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, pubescent (with soft, straight, erect hairs), obovate, 13-16 mm long. Flowers in August. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). : Conservation code Priority Three (P3).

C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, 26 May 2023


IBRA Regions
Geraldton Sandplains.
IBRA Subregions
Lesueur Sandplain.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan, Three Springs.