Conospermum cinereum E.M.Benn.
Fl.Australia 16:484 (1995)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 1 August 1995

Spindly shrub, 0.5-2.4 m high. Fl. white, Sep to Dec. Sandy soils. Sandplains.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Corrigin, Cranbrook, Dumbleyung, Gnowangerup, Kellerberrin, Kulin, Lake Grace, Ravensthorpe, Wickepin, Woodanilling.

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

Shrubs, 1-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 20-60 mm mm long, 3-10 mm mm wide, hairy or glabrous; lamina flat, clearly widest below the middle or widest around the middle, entire, erect. Inflorescences leafy, the flowers dispersed singly, white, hairy; floral bracts 1.5-2.6 mm long, hairy. Perianth 4-6 mm long, irregular, hairy; upper lip 1.2-2.3 mm long, hairy; lower lip 0.5-1.2 mm long, hairy. Nut 2.2-2.7 mm long. Flowers in August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Jarrah Forest (JF) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s).