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Eremophila oppositifolia Purple     Common / Product Name: Twin Leaf emu bush

Genus Species: Eremophila oppositifolia Purple    

Common / Product Name: Twin Leaf emu bush

Habit:   MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)

Available Sizes
14cm

Height x Width: 1.5 – 4m x 1.00 – 3.00m

Pruning:   Prune annually

Frost Tolerance:   Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:   Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance:   Medium

Drought Tolerance:   High

Origin:   Australian Plant

Evergreen:   Yes

Flowering:  starts: Late Autumn / ends: Late Winter

Flower Colour:   Purple

Irrigation:   No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Occasional temperatures as low as -3°C once established.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Low 40’s°C for short periods. Not suitable for humidity. Suits coastal areas with good air flow.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

Environment:   Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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