Australian Native Plants

  Eremophila bignoniiflora (Bignonia Emu-bush)


Eremophila bignoniiflora photo
Eremophila bignoniiflora (cultivated, unlabelled) Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Photograph by Melburnian. Some rights reserved.    (view image details)




BIGNONIA EMU-BUSH FACTS

distribution map showing range of Eremophila bignoniiflora in Australia

Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License


Common Name
Bignonia Emu-bush

Description
The Bignonia Emu-bush is a shrub or small tree with narrow green leaves and cream tubular flowers with small purple spots inside. Flowers in spring and summer.

Height
2m - 7m

Spread
1.5m - 4m

Wildlife Interest
attracts honeyeaters

Distribution
South Australia, Western Australia, Victoria., New South Wales, Queensland, Northern Territory,

Classification
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Lamiales
Family:Myoporaceae
Genus:Eremophila
Species:bignoniiflora
Common Name:Bignonia Emu-bush


Relatives in same Genus
  Eremophila abietina
  Eremophila alternifolia
  Eremophila bowmanii
  Eremophila brevifolia
  Eremophila decipiens
  Eremophila divaricata
  Eremophila glabra 'Murchison Magic'
  Eremophila hygrophana
  Eremophila laanii
  Eremophila longifolia
  Eremophila macdonnellii
  Eremophila nivea
  Eremophila oldfieldii ssp oldfieldii
  Eremophila oppositifolia
  Eremophila scoparia
  Eremophila subteretifolia