PlantNET Home PlantNET Home | Search NSW Flora | Contact Us  
FloraOnline
Introduction
Plant Name Search
Index Search
Spatial Search
Identification Keys
Classification
Glossary
HerbLink (Type Images)
WeedAlert
Other PlantNET Sites
Other Data Sources
NEW SOUTH WALES FLORA ONLINE Printable Page

Hakea constablei L.A.S.Johnson
Family Proteaceae
Hakea constablei L.A.S.Johnson APNI*

Description: Open shrub, 6–7 m high, very young growth villous, usually glabrescent with age.

Leaves terete, 4–12 cm long, c. 1.5 mm diam., rigid, mucro c. 2 mm long, glabrous.

Conflorescences axillary, clusters, 6–8-flowered; pedicels 5–8 mm long, silky. Perianth 5–7 mm long, white. Style c. 10 mm long.

Follicle ± globose, 40–55 mm long, 30–40 mm wide, with crowded warty protuberances; not prominently beaked.


Flowering: summer.

Distribution and occurrence: In dry sclerophyll forest on rocky outcrops, scattered in the Blue Mtns between 500-1100 m alt., from Bell to Mt Wilson, rare.
NSW subdivisions: CC, CT
AVH map***

Text by R.M. Barker, G.J. Harden, L. Haegi & W.R. Barker
Taxon concept: R.M. Barker, L. Haegi & W.R. Barker (1999)


APNI* Provides a link to the Australian Plant Name Index (hosted by the Australian National Botanic Gardens) for comprehensive bibliographic data
***The AVH map option provides a detailed interactive Australia wide distribution map drawn from collections held by all major Australian herbaria participating in the Australian Virtual Herbarium project.
  Privacy | Copyright | Disclaimer | About PlantNET | Cite PlantNET