Eremophila gilesii

Family: Scrophulariaceae
Genus: Eremophila
Species: gilesii
Main Flower Colour: Purple

Description

Eremophila gilesii is a small, spreading shrub to about 1 metre high by 2 metres across. The leaves are somewhat hairy, up to 60 mm long by 3 mm wide and linear to narrowly elliptical in shape. The mauve to purple flowers are about 30 mm long and somewhat more open than many other emu bushes. They are tubular in shape and occur mainly from winter through to spring. The elongated fruits are about up to 14 mm long.

Identification

The main flower colour is purple.

References

Created: 27 Oct 2014 - Member - Stephen L (Clare SA)
Updated: 19 Nov 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Location

Bio Regions

GVD - Great Victoria Desert

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