Conospermum spectabile E.M.Benn.
Fl.Australia 16:486 (1995)

Conservation Code: Priority Two
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 2 August 1995

Erect, compact shrub, 0.5-0.8 m high. Fl. white & blue, Oct to Nov. Sandy soils.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Cranbrook, Gnowangerup.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 10-20 mm mm long, 0.5-1 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina terete, entire, incurved or sigmoid. Inflorescences without leaves, the flowers dispersed singly, white or blue, glabrous; floral bracts 3.5-7 mm long, glabrous. Perianth 7-10 mm long, irregular, hairy; upper lip 1-2 mm long, glabrous; lower lip 0.2-0.5 mm long, hairy. Flowers in October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).