Conospermum toddii F.Muell. Victoria Desert Smokebush
Fragm. 10:20 (1876)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 2 August 1995

Spreading shrub, 1.2-2 m high. Fl. white/white-yellow, Jul to Oct. Yellow sand. Sand dunes.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.

IBRA Regions: Coolgardie, Great Victoria Desert, Murchison.

IBRA Subregions: Central, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Shield.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Laverton, Leonora, Menzies.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Friday 20 July 2018

Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 60-320 mm mm long, 0.5-1 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, entire, erect or sigmoid. Inflorescences leafy, the flowers aggregated into distinct clusters, the clusters stalked, white or cream, hairy; floral bracts 2-3 mm long, hairy. Perianth 4-7 mm long, irregular, hairy; upper lip 1-2.5 mm long, glabrous; lower lip 1-1.5 mm long, glabrous. Nut 1-2 mm long. Flowers in July, August, September or October. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) Botanical Province(s), in the Murchison (MUR), Great Victoria Desert (GVD) or Coolgardie (COO) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Declared Rare (R).