Scotia Bush; Silver Emu-bush, Silvery Emu-bush, Broom Emu-bush
Shrub to 3m tall. Leaves mostly opposite each othe, 0.6-2.9cm long, 0.8-2.5mm wide, linear to narrow cylindrical, scaly, with a slightly hooked sharp point. Flowers blue, mauve, white, sometimes violet, tubular, with five lobes, borne singly or in pairs at the bases of the leaves. Family Myoporaceae in SA. Rare Vic.
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 614