Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Dryandra foliosissima
Proteaceae Juss.
Dryandra foliosissima C.A.Gardner , legitimate, scientific
Gardner, C.A. (1964), Contributiones Florae Australiae Occidentalis, XIII. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 47(2): 58 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Hab. in distr. Eyre in saxosis in fruticetis, summo montem Desmond prope Ravensthorpe, in fruticetis densis, fl. m. Junio et Julio, Gardner 12886 (TYPUS)."
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 60 [secondary reference]
Wrigley, J.W. & Fagg, M. (1989), Banksias, Waratahs & Grevilleas and all other plants in the Australian Proteaceae family: 165 (fig., map) [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "From Latin, foliolissimus, very leafy; refers to the dense foliage."
George, A.S. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (1999), Dryandra. Flora of Australia 17B: 299, Fig. 44, Map 321 [secondary reference]
  • APC Comment: Natural hybrids with D. quercifolia are known.
Mast, A.R. & Thiele, K.R. (26 February 2007), The transfer of Dryandra R.Br. to Banksia L.f. (Proteaceae). Australian Systematic Botany 20(1): 68 [basionym]
basionym of: Banksia foliosissima (C.A.Gardner) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele legitimate