Flat Leaf & Red Cap
|Class:||Plants (Plantae) - Shrubs & Bushes|
|Species:||Smooth Wallaby-bush (Beyeria opaca)|
|This Photo:||Bud, Flower & Leaf|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
Short, wide bush, with green fruit. Fruit has red cap when young, darkening to black later.
Leaves are dark green on top, pale under.
New growth is lime green, almost yellow, and darkens to a deep bottle green.
Flowers are small, with no petals, and look yellow due to the stamen.