Woolly-fruit Bluebush
Wingless Fissure-plant
In Flower & Fruit, sideways
Woolly-fruit Bluebush (Eriochiton sclerolaenoides)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Small Bluebushes & Saltbushes
Order: Betalains (Caryophyllales)
Family: Goosefoot (Chenopodiaceae)
Species: Woolly-fruit Bluebush (Eriochiton sclerolaenoides)
This Photo:     Fruit
Synonym: Maireana sclerolaenoides
Other names: Wooly-fruit Copperburr, Woolly-fruit Copperburr or Woolly Bindii

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

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