Conospermum galeatum E.M.Benn.
Fl.Australia 16:485 (1995)

Conservation Code: Threatened Flora (Declared Rare Flora — Extant)
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 2 August 1995

Open shrub, ca 0.9 m high. Fl. white, Aug to Sep. Yellow sand.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Bruce Rock, Kellerberrin, Quairading, Tammin.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Thursday 7 February 2019

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 30-60 mm mm long, 0.2-0.8 mm mm wide, hairy or glabrous; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, incurved. Inflorescences leafy, the flowers dispersed singly, white, hairy; floral bracts 2.5-3 mm long, hairy. Perianth 6-10 mm long, irregular, hairy; upper lip 1-1.5 mm long, hairy; lower lip 0.5-1 mm long, hairy. Flowers in August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).