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.
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|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|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral, Alkaline|
|Soil Type:||Clay, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Saline|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Flower garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, 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|
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