Scarlet Featherflower

Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Verticordia
Species: grandis
Main Flower Colour: Red

Description

Endemic to SW of WA. Sparsely branched shub to 2m. Small, sessile rounde leaves closely spaced along stems. The bright red flowers occur in the leaf axils toward the end of the stems.

Flowering start in August and ends in March.

Identification

The main flower colour is red. Brilliant red flowers subtended by feathery calyx bracts.

References

http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/6083

Created: 25 Mar 2014 - Member - John and Val
Updated: 21 Nov 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Location

Bio Regions

GES - Geraldton Sandplains

Specifics

Lesueuer NP. WA

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