Verticordia densiflora Lindl.

Erect shrub to 1 m tall. Leaves crowded, semi-cylindrical, to 1 cm long. Flowers about 5 mm wide in clusters, pink or white and fuzzy. Floral tube 1.5-2 mm long, not ribbed but with a tuft of hair at the base. Sepals 3-3.5 mm long, divided into 3-5 hairy lobes. Petals 1-1.5 mm long, fringed. Ovules 2.


Source: Spencer, R. (2002). Myrtaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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Distribution map
kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Rosanae
order      Myrtales
family       Myrtaceae
genus        Verticordia D C.