Gossypium sturtianum J.H.Willis
Sturt's Desert Rose

Reference
Victorian Naturalist 64:9 (1947)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Shrub, 0.7-2 m high. Fl. blue-purple/pink, May to Oct. Sand, limestone. Coastal plains, stony creek beds.

Amanda Spooner, Descriptive Catalogue, 10 September 1999
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Distribution

IBRA Regions
Carnarvon, Central Ranges, Pilbara.
IBRA Subregions
Cape Range, Hamersley, Mann-Musgrave Block.
IMCRA Regions
Ningaloo.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Ashburton, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Ngaanyatjarraku.