Conospermum floribundum Benth.
Fl.Austral. 5:373 (1870)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 2 August 1995

Erect, compact, non-lignotuberous shrub, 0.2-1(-1.5) m high. Fl. white, Sep to Dec. White/grey, yellow or pink lateritic sand, gravel.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Broomehill-Tambellup, Cranbrook, Dumbleyung, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe.

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

Shrubs, 0.30-0.50 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 10-30 mm mm long, 0.5-1 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, entire, incurved or sigmoid. Inflorescences leafy, the flowers dispersed singly, white or blue, hairy; floral bracts 1.5-4 mm long, hairy. Perianth 5-12 mm long, irregular, hairy; upper lip 1-2 mm long, hairy; lower lip 0.5-1 mm long, hairy. Flowers in September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Jarrah Forest (JF), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).