This native shrub is commonly known as bearded heath.
Reported at 14 Fraser Coast localities: Beelbi Creek, Boonooroo Plains, Burrum Heads, Craignish, Fraser Island, Mount Urah, Poona, Teddington, Tin Can Bay, Tinana, Tinnanbar, Toogoom, Tuan Forest, Urangan.
It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act this taxon is classified as Least Concern.
Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Leucopogon leptospermoides is described as a "higher dicot" in the Ericaceae family.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.