Gomphrena leptoclada Benth.

Fl.Austral. 5:255-256 (1870)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Prostrate, decumbent, spreading or erect, densely woolly annual, herb, to 0.3 m high. Fl. red/pink/purple/white, Jan to Sep. Skeletal sandy soils, red clay, brown loam, sand. Sandstone & granite outcrops or scarps, limestone hills, dry river beds & banks.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 31 August 1999


IBRA Regions
Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Great Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Tanami, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions
Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Hart, Keep, McLarty, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Pentecost, Purnululu, Roebourne, South Kimberley Interzone, Tanami Desert.
IMCRA Regions
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Karratha, Port Hedland, Wyndham-East Kimberley.