Leucochrysum stipitatum (F.Muell.) Paul G.Wilson
Helichrysum stipitatum (F.Muell.) Paul G.Wilson
Common Name: Leucochrysum, Spinifex Everlasting
Description: Not available
Image: B. Gilfedder


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Introduced Status: Native to NT
Bioregion: Burt Plain, Central Ranges, Davenport Murchison Ranges, Finke, Great Sandy Desert, Great Victoria Desert, MacDonnell Ranges, Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields, Tanami

Ecological Attributes

Flowering: Jan, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Fruiting: Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov

Other Attributes

Conservation Status (TPWCA): Least Concern
Restricted Range Taxon: N
NT Parks: Finke Gorge National Park, Iytwelepenty / Davenport Ranges National Park, Rainbow Valley Conservation Reserve, Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Watarrka National Park
Flora Description Source: Unpublished notes prepared for FloraNT
Taxonomic Literature: Flora of Central Australia, 1981


Seed Collection: Fruits ripen progressively and seeds are released upon ripening. Place into cloth or paper bags. (Alice Springs Desert Park)
Seed Propagation General: Cover seeds with 4mm of seed raising media or sterilised sand. Prick-out approximately 2 weeks after sowing, with general potting media. Protect newly germinated and potted seedlings from high heat and wind. Gradually expose to harsher conditions as the plant grows. Seeds sown in Dec/Jan will take 12-16 weeks growing time until suitable for planting. (Alice Springs Desert Park).