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Showing Ptilotus falcatus
Type: "Warradarge, Western Australia [precise locality withheld for conservation reasons], 24 October 2011, R. Warner & S. Werner WWF 12-14 (holo: PERTH 08341117)."
Etymology: "From the Latin falcatus (sickle-shaped) in reference to the unusual, gently curved bracts of this species."
APC Dist.: WA