Please note: The project is aimed at revegetating the understorey, therefore only 10% of your order may be made up of medium/tall shrubs eg. In a box of 20 plants only 2 of the plants may be shrub species. Except in Mallee Plains 25% medium/tall shrubs is allowed.
Common name: Fragrant saltbush
Height: 1- 1.2m
Description: A fairly dense hardy shrub with grey leaves. Flowers in Summer/Autumn. Small red or pink fruit/berries.
Growing and distribution: Pruning this species is a good idea to maintain new growth. Tends to get a bit woody otherwise.
Beneficial attributes: Small birds like the fruit. Caterpillar food plant.
Specific location issues: rain<475mm