Salt lake mallee
Description: A small mallee 5-16' x 12-18' from West Australia. Suitable for very extreme saline sites (ECe >1600 mS/m. This species has no close known relatives. It is only found in the area of Esperance, West Australia at the edge of salt lakes.
Culture: Sun, loam or sandy clay type soils, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall 20 inches per year.
Uses: Hedges or windbreaks, water-logged areas, salt affected areas.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Small mallee to 16', lignotuber|
|Flower Color||White, groups of 7|
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