Hemigenia pachyphylla

Family: Lamiaceae
Genus: Hemigenia
Species: pachyphylla
Main Flower Colour: White

Description

A tough woody shrub growing to about 3m high. Conspicuous white flowers marked with red streaks. Flowers in leaf axils. Leaves thick (hence the name pachyphylla meaning thick leaf) with mid vein. Leaf surface scabrous. Growing on red sand in arid scrubland.

Flowering start in August.

Identification

The main flower colour is white.

References

http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/33777

Created: 28 Nov 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Location

Bio Regions

GAS - Gascoyne

Specifics

Carnarvon Mullewa Road, SE of Gascoyne Junction, WA

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