Plant of the Month — November 2019
Comesperma drummondii Steetz — Drummond's Milkwort
Comesperma drummondii (Drummond’s Milkwort) is an erect, perennial herb or shrub growing to 1 m high. It produces terminal clusters of pink-purple flowers from August to November.
Comesperma is an endemic Australian genus with the greatest diversity in the south-west of Western Australia. Drummond’s Milkwort can be found throughout the SW Botanical province and into the Coolgardie bioregion growing on sandy or gravelly plains.
Photo: R. Davis
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