Australian Native Plants

  Eremophila oppositifolia (Twin-leaf Emu-bush)


Eremophila oppositifolia photo
Eremophila oppositifolia, Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne, Victoria, Australia

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




TWIN-LEAF EMU-BUSH FACTS

distribution map showing range of Eremophila oppositifolia in Australia

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


Common Name
Twin-leaf Emu-bush

Description
The Twin-leaf Emu-bush is a shrub with narrow palew green leaves and creamy pink tubular flowers in late winter, spring, and summer.

Height
1.5m - 4m

Spread
1m - 3m

Wildlife Interest
attracts birds

Distribution
New South Wales, Victoria., South Australia, Western Australia,

Classification
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Lamiales
Family:Myoporaceae
Genus:Eremophila
Species:oppositifolia
Common Name:Twin-leaf Emu-bush


Relatives in same Genus
  Eremophila abietina
  Eremophila alternifolia
  Eremophila bignoniiflora
  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 scoparia
  Eremophila subteretifolia