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Melaleuca brevifolia Turcz.
Bull.Cl.Phys.-Math.Acad.Imp.Sci.Saint-Pétersbourg 10:342 (1852)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 2 January 1996

Erect shrub or tree (rarely), 0.5-4 m high. Fl. white-cream, Sep to Dec. White or grey sand, sandy loam, clay. Swampy areas, drainage lines, salt lakes.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Dandaragan Plateau, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth, Recherche, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Broomehill-Tambellup, Canning, Carnamah, Coorow, Corrigin, Cranbrook, Cunderdin, Dandaragan, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Kent, Kondinin, Kulin, Lake Grace, Moora, Murray, Northam, Ravensthorpe, Swan, West Arthur, Wongan-Ballidu.