Hakea cristata

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Hakea cristata
Hakea cristata August flower .jpg
Hakea cristata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
Order: Proteales
Family: Proteaceae
Genus: Hakea
Species: H. cristata
Binomial name
Hakea cristata

Hakea cristata, commonly known as the snail hakea, is a shrub species that occurs in Southwest Australia. It is specifically associated with lateritic soils and granite outcrops in the Jarrah forests of the Darling Scarp.[1]


  1. ^ http://florabase.calm.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/2149 FloraBase - the Western Australian Flora: Hakea cristata


  • Young, J.A. (2006) Hakeas of Western Australia - A Field and Identification Guide page 31

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