Spotted Emu Bush

Eremophila maculata var. brevifolia

SKU
02536
Beautiful and sturdy shrub for dry areas. Flowers bloom from late winter into spring and are fuchsia shaped, with colors ranging from orange and yellow while in bud, to deep pink when open. A slow growing, mounding shrub native of Australia. Evergreen.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationer-em-oh-FY-luh mak-yuh-LAH-tuh brev-ee-FOH-lee-uh
Average Size at Maturity2 to 4 ft. tall and wide, averaging 3 ft. by 3 ft.
Bloom TimeLate winter to spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleMediterranean
Growth RateSlow
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Provide a well drained soil and water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Once established, water deeply and infrequently during summer months. Prune during cool months as needed.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-11

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