Styphelia conostephioides

Meaning of name: Styphelia is from the Greek word styphelos, meaning tough or harsh, referring to the stiff, prickly leaves. Conostephioides refers to this species being like the genus Conostephium.

Distribution: Occurs from Jurien Bay to Boyup Brook.

Description: A straggling shrub. The flowers are borne from April to August.

References: Florabase

Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharr. 1996.
Flora of the Perth Region. NG Marchant, JR Wheeler, BL Rye, EM Bennett, NS Lander, TD Macfarlane. 1987.