Eremophila cuneifolia – Emu Bush

Eremophila cuneifolia is a low spreading dense shrub with masses of attractive mauve-purple to pink flowers. It is native to arid regions of Western Australia, naturally growing on clay soils and stony areas. The leaves are hairy and viscous. It dislikes excess humidity.

Scientific Name:Eremophila cuneifolia
Common Name:Emu Bush
Other Common Names:Pinyuru
Plant Type:Small shrub
Height:0.5 ~ 2 metres
Width:1 ~ 2 metre
Flower Colour:Pink, Mauve
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Clay, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Saline
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Flower garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Mediterranean, Semi-arid, Arid
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Spreading
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained
Propagation Method:Seed, Softwood cutting
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Special Uses:Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Butterflies, Other insects



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants