Hakea salicifolia subsp. angustifolia (A.A.Ham.) W.R.Barker APNI*
|Hakea salicifolia subsp. angustifolia (A.A.Ham.) W.R.Barker ||Family Proteaceae|
Synonyms: Hakea saligna var. angustifolia A.A.Ham. APNI*
Description: Tall shrub or small trees, young shoots sparsely silky or glabrous.
Leaves mostly narrow-elliptic to lanceolate, 5–11 cm long, mostly 4–7 mm wide, apex acute, glabrous, pale green and sometimes glaucous, lateral veins at acute angles, obscure; petiole 2–5 mm long.
Conflorescences axillary, clusters 4–9-flowered. Perianth 3.5–4.5 mm long, white, glabrous.
Follicle ± globose, 20–23 mm long, 10–20 mm wide, covered with hemispherical blunt-topped warts 1–2.5 mm high; beak slightly upturned.
Distribution and occurrence: This subspecies is confined to riparian zones chiefly between Hornsby and Helensburgh.
NSW subdivisions: CC
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