Lobed Bluebush
Fruit, isometric view, ~3-5mm wide
Hairy-fruit Bluebush
Whole, Above
Hairy-fruit Bluebush (Maireana trichoptera)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Small Bluebushes & Saltbushes
Order: Betalains (Caryophyllales)
Family: Amaranth (Amaranthaceae)
Species: Hairy-fruit Bluebush (Maireana trichoptera)
This Photo:     Whole
Other name: Mallee Bluebush

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 21-Aug-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)