Eremophila alternifolia R.Br. Poverty Bush
Prodr. 518 (1810)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 13 September 1999

Erect, open shrub, (0.5-)1-4(-5) m high. Fl. white/cream-yellow/red-pink-purple, Jun to Dec or Jan to Mar. Frequently on red or stony soils. Variety of habitats.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Ranges, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Gascoyne, Great Victoria Desert, Hampton, Mallee, Murchison, Nullarbor, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Carnegie, Central, Central band, Nullarbor Plain, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Eastern Murchison, Eastern, Maralinga, Hampton, Mann-Musgrave Block, Mardabilla, Northern band, Carlisle, Recherche, Shield, Southern Cross, Tallering, Western Murchison.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Coolgardie, Dundas, Esperance, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Laverton, Leonora, Meekatharra, Menzies, Mount Magnet, Ngaanyatjarraku, Sandstone, Wiluna, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.