Sphenotoma gracilis (R.Br.) Sweet Swamp Paper-heath
Fl.Austral. 44 (1828)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Wednesday 12 March 2008

Slender, lax or erect shrub, to 1.5 m high. Fl. white, Aug to Dec or Jan to Feb. Grey-white sand, brown sandy clay over laterite, grey-black peaty sandy clay or loam over granite, littered or gravelly soil. Swamps, winter-wet depressions, flood plains, hills, road verges.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta Margaret River, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Capel, Collie, Cranbrook, Denmark, Gnowangerup, Manjimup, Nannup, Plantagenet.