Hakea ivoryi F.M.Bailey APNI*
Description: Tree up to 8 m high with rough corky bark; young leaves, branchlets and conflorescences hoary.
Leaves terete, usually 5–18 cm long, divided 1 or 2 times into slender flexible segments 1–6 cm long and c. 1 mm diam., glabrescent, frequently some or many leaves not divided; petiole 1.5–4 cm long.
Conflorescences raceme-like, rachis 3–6 cm long. Perianth c. 6 mm long, yellowish white, pubescent.
Follicle oblong-ovoid, 25–35 mm long, 10–15 mm wide, glabrous, beak short; seed with wing formed on only 1 side.
Flowering: spring and summer.
Distribution and occurrence: Scattered or in small groups on sand plains in the NW corner of the State, mainly in the Bourke-Wanaaring area.
NSW subdivisions: NWP, NFWP
Other Australian states: Qld
Text by R.M. Barker, G.J. Harden, L. Haegi & W.R. Barker
Taxon concept: R.M. Barker, L. Haegi & W.R. Barker (1999)
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