Melaleuca nematophylla Craven Wiry Honey-myrtle
Fragm. 3:119-120 (1862)

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

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Tuesday 14 April 1998

Erect, rounded shrub, 1.5-4 m high, long, needle-like leaves, showy terminal globular flower heads. Fl. pink/purple, Aug to Nov. White/yellow/grey sand, clay and gravel or loam and gravel. Ridges, hilltops, sandheaths.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Geraldton Sandplains, Murchison, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Eastern Murchison, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Southern Cross, Tallering.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Chapman Valley, Coolgardie, Dalwallinu, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Menzies, Mingenew, Moora, Morawa, Mount Magnet, Mount Marshall, Northampton, Nungarin, Perenjori, Three Springs, Westonia, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.