Conospermum sigmoideum 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 shrub, 0.2-0.5 m high. Fl. blue, Aug to Sep. Yellow sand.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Coolgardie, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Eastern Mallee, Southern Cross, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dundas, Esperance, Kondinin, Lake Grace, Yilgarn.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 10-35 mm mm long, 0.2-0.5 mm mm wide, hairy; lamina terete, entire, incurved or sigmoid. Inflorescences leafy, the flowers dispersed singly, blue, hairy; floral bracts 1.5-2 mm long, hairy. Perianth 5-7.5 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 Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).