Hakea nodosa

Common Name:

Yellow Hakea



Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

Wannon, Grampians, Otway Plain, Eastern Highlands, Gippsland Plain (DEJNPST) also SA, Tas
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Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):

Damp areas along streams or edges of swamps 1

Flower Description:

Cream to yellow 2


Slender to rounded shrub to 2 m high 2

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

This species has soft leaves, yellow flowers and pimpled fruits 1


Image: Mary Ellis

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Conservation status:

Not threatened


1 Meagher, D. and Kohout, M. (2001). “A field guide to Wilsons Promontory”. Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, Vic.
2 Walsh, N. G. and Entwisle, T. J. “Flora of Victoria”, volumes 2 (1994), 3 (1996) and 4 (1999). Inkata Press, Port Melbourne, Victoria