Gomphrena lanata R.Br.

Prodr. 416 (1810)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Erect to spreading annual, herb, to 0.3 m high, spikes in clusters of 1-3; staminal filament tube shorter than the fruit; pseudostaminodes present. Fl. white/pink, Jan to Aug. Red sand, red-brown loamy soils or skeletal soils. Grasslands, woodlands, rocky outcrops.

Helen Coleman, Descriptive Catalogue, 16 October 1998


IBRA Regions
Dampierland, Gascoyne, Great Sandy Desert, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions
Augustus, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Mackay, McLarty, Pindanland, Purnululu, South Kimberley Interzone.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Ashburton, Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.