Conospermum floribundum Benth.

Reference
Fl.Austral. 5:373 (1870)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

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.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 2 August 1995
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Scientific Description

Shrubs, 0.30-0.50 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 10-30 mm long, 0.5-1 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).

C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, 21 November 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee.
IBRA Subregions
Fitzgerald, Katanning, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.
IMCRA Regions
WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Albany, Broomehill-Tambellup, Cranbrook, Dumbleyung, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe.