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Banksia sphaerocarpa var. latifolia Benth.

Fl.Austral. 5:546 (1870)
Conservation Code
Priority Two
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Scientific Description

Shrubs; branchlets glabrous. Leaves sessile, alternate, 25-48 mm long, 1.6-2 mm wide, hairy; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins revolute. Inflorescences tomentose (with matted or tangled, soft, woolly hairs), cream or yellow, hairy. Perianth 30-32 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), without awns; pistil 35-38 mm long, hooked. Follicles hairy, hirsute (with long, rough and coarse hairs), elliptic. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Mallee (MAL) or Warren (WAR) IBRA subregion(s). : Conservation code Priority Two (P2).

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


IBRA Regions
Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest.
IBRA Subregions
Fitzgerald, Southern Jarrah Forest.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)