Micromyrtus erichsenii

Micromyrtus erichsenii is a plant species of the family Myrtaceae endemic to Western Australia.[1]

Micromyrtus erichsenii
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Micromyrtus
Species:
M. erichsenii
Binomial name
Micromyrtus erichsenii

The erect shrub typically grows to a height of 0.3 to 2 metres (1.0 to 6.6 ft). It blooms between February and November producing white-cream flowers.

It is found on sandplains and flats in the south eastern Wheatbelt and south western Goldfields-Esperance regions of Western Australia where it grows in clay soils.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Micromyrtus erichsenii". FloraBase. Western Australian Government Department of Parks and Wildlife.