Buds & leaves
|Class:||Plants (Plantae) - Shrubs & Bushes|
|Species:||Desert Boronia (Boronia inornata ssp leptophylla)|
|This Photo:||Buds & leaves|
|Other name:||Dryland Boronia|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
The buds are prettier than the flower; Hot pink shades which gives the whole shrub a pink colouration (this fades as it blooms).
The buds and flowers range from white to deep pink. The buds can also be single coloured or variegated.
Cylindrical / baseball bat, green, shiny leaves.
New stems are rusty brown.