Published in Cycl. (Rees) (Philadelphia ed.) 9: 4 in 1807.
Also published in Bot. Mag. 55: 2850 in 1828.
Seeds were received by Dr. Graham at the Edinburgh Garden, from Mr. Fraser of New Holland, and they flowered both in April 1827 and 1828.
Synonym of Conospermum taxifolium C.F.Gaertn.