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Melaleuca quinquenervia
Melaleuca quinquenervia
paperbark eucalyptus-like
Melaleuca quinquenervia Myrtaceae
common names
  bottle brush tree
accepted scientific name
  Melaleuca quinquenervia (Cav.) S.T. Blake
rules for finding collection records
  Melaleuca quinquenervia (183)
family name
  • Myrtaceae
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Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1 to 3 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to Australia...

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Melaleuca quinquenervia   (Cav.) S.T. Blake   (TSN: 27228, Index: 595)

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