Thryptomene kochii

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Thryptomene kochii
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Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Thryptomene
Species:
T. kochii
Binomial name
Thryptomene kochii

Thryptomene kochii is a shrub species in the family Myrtaceae that is endemic to Western Australia. [1]

The shrub typically grows to a height of 0.6 to 3 metres (2 to 10 ft). It blooms between May and October producing pink-white flowers.

It is found on plains in the Wheatbelt and Goldfields-Esperance regions of Western Australia where it grows in sandy to loamy soils. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "Thryptomene kochii". FloraBase . Western Australian Government Department of Parks and Wildlife.