Climbing Saltbush
Fruit Stem
Woolly-fruit Bluebush
Whole, in Fruit
Woolly-fruit Bluebush (Eriochiton sclerolaenoides)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Small Bluebush & Saltbush
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Amaranth (Amaranthaceae)
Species: Woolly-fruit Bluebush (Eriochiton sclerolaenoides)
This Photo:     Whole, in Flower
Synonym: Maireana sclerolaenoides
Other names: Wooly-fruit Copperburr, Woolly-fruit Copperburr or Woolly Bindii

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 02-Aug-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)