Adenanthos cacomorphus E.C.Nelson
Brunonia 1:385-387 (1978)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Friday 21 July 1995

Erect, lignotuberous shrub, to 1 m high. Fl. pink, Nov to Dec or Jan to Mar. Sand.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Jerramungup, Ravensthorpe.

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

Shrubs, 0.6-1 m high. Leaves alternate, 10-20 mm mm long, glabrous; lamina flat, once divided, tripartitely divided, shallowly divided, with glands at the leaf (or leaf lobe) apex. Inflorescences pink; innermost bracts 4-5 mm long; peduncles 2-3 mm long. Perianth 22-25 mm long, hairy; ovary hairy; pistil 22-30 mm long, pollen presenter erect, style hairy. Flowers in January, February, March, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).