Young Flower
Whole Plant
Rabbit-tails (Ptilotus seminudus)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Small Bluebush & Saltbush
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Amaranth (Amaranthaceae)
Species: Rabbit-tails (Ptilotus seminudus)
This Photo:     Mature Flower

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
Very variable in colour; from bright green to deep red.
Main difference with Pussy Tails is the leaf shape.

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 17-Jan-2014
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)