Black-eyed Susan

Family: Elaeocarpaceae
Genus: Tetratheca
Species: unknown
Main Flower Colour: Purple


Small straggling shrub with small heath-like leaves. Bright mauve-purple flowers in spring that tend to hang down obscuring the distinctive black centre.

Flowering start in September.


The main flower colour is purple. Mauve flowers usually with 4 petals each about 1cm long, and distinct black centre.


Australian Native Plants. Wrigley and Fagg

Created: 12 Feb 2014 - Member - John and Val
Updated: 06 Dec 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Bio Regions

VIM - Victorian Midlands


Grampians NP

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