Ruby Saltbush Enchylaena tomentosa Australian Native | X 20 Seeds
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Common Name: Ruby Saltbush, also known as Barrier Saltbush
Scientific Name: Enchylaena tomentosa
Life Cycle: Evergreen
Remarks: Is a semi-succulent shrub with grey-green leaves. Grows up to 1m high with small white flowers followed by small bright red berries. Grows well in dry climates.
Endemic to Western Australia.
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Plant Height: 1m, spreads 1m wide.
When: Spring + Autumn is best, but can be sown all year round.
Sowing Depth + Method: Smoke treatment recommended, raise seedlings. Tolerates a range of soil types and salinity.
Position: Full Sun
Days until germination: 20-31 days @ 18-23 degrees
Approx Number of Seeds: 20
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