Western Boobialla, Water Bush
Shrub or tree to 8m tall. Leaves alternating up the stems, 3-14cm long, 2-38mm wide, flat or sometimes linear, hairless, with pointed tips. Flowers white with purple spots inside, bell-shaped, with five lobes, borne singly or in groups of 2-7 on short stalks arising from the bases of the leaves. Fruit light purple to reddish purple. Family Myoporaceae in SA. Rare Vic.
Differs from Myoporum acuminatum in that the upper and lower surfaces of the leaves are the same colour.
Description and photo in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales page 616