Scotia Bush
Flower & Stem
Murray Mallee Region
Mitchell's Bertya
Scotia Bush (Eremophila scoparia)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida)
Order: Mints (Lamiales)
Family: Figwort (Scrophulariaceae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Scotia Bush (Eremophila scoparia)
This Photo:     Flower
Other name: Silver Emubush

Thank you Dr Bevan Buirchell for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA, Riverland and possibly elsewhere
Lilac/pale purple bell shaped flowers.
Leaves are thin cylindrical and green.
The plant has an upright, stalky appearance.

Copyright © 2011-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 26-Mar-2011
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)