Spotted Emu Bush

Eremophila maculata

Spotted Emu Bush  - Eremophila maculata
Spotted Emu Bush  - Eremophila maculata

Spotted Emu Bush

Eremophila maculata

Very unique woody shrub growing to about 4 feet tall and wide ina mounding shape.  Red trumpet-like flowers appear in late Winter through Spring.  Native to inland Australia, the Spotted Emu bush can take heat and drought very well.  Plant in full sun.  Needs only occasional water once established.  Pairs nicely with Westringia, Acacia, Anigozanthos, Agonis, Callistemon, Dodonaea, Grevillea, Leucadendron, and Melaleuca.  USDA Zones 7-11.

Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Full Sun (6+ Hours Of Direct Sunlight)

Water Needs: Low

Bloom Season: Winter/spring

Mature Height: 3-4'

Mature Width: 3-4'

Attributes: Drought Tolerant, Xeriscape, Southwestern Garden, Mediterranean & Tuscan Garden

Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

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Zone 3 $109.00
Zone 4 $139.00
Zone 5 $179.00
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