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Eremophila forrestii F.Muell.
Grey Poverty Bush
These plants were in the Gibson and Great Victoria Deserts in Western Australia.
Three subspecies are featured here:

        Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii
        Eremophila forrestii subsp. hastieana
        Eremophila forrestii subsp. viridis


Eremophila forrestii F.Muell subsp. forrestii

  
  Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii
 
  Description:Flower and leaves Description:Flower - side view
  Location:Pindar to Yalgoo, Western Australia Location:Pindar to Yalgoo, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates: 28˚27.864S 114˚55.486E GPS coordinates: 28˚27.864S 114˚55.486E
  Date of photo:29 August 2015 Date of photo:29 August 2015
  Field No.:3514 Field No.:3514
     
  Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii
 
  Description:Plant in habitat Description:Plant
  Location:Pindar to Yalgoo, Western Australia Location:Pindar to Yalgoo, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates: 28˚27.864S 114˚55.486E GPS coordinates: 28˚27.864S 114˚55.486E
  Date of photo:29 August 2015 Date of photo:29 August 2015
  Field No.:3514 Field No.:3514
     
  Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii
 
  Description:Flower and leaves Description: Flower
  Location:West of Ilkurkla, Western Australia Location:Neale Junction, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:28˚20.117S,126˚51.407E GPS coordinates:28˚18.486S,126˚16.396E
  Date of photo:13 August 2012 Date of photo:13 August 2012
Field No.:1204 Field No.:1210
     
  Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii
 
  Description:Plant in habitat with Calandrinia reticulata Description:Flower
  Location:Veevers Meteorite Crater, Western Australia  Location:Veevers Meteorite Crater, Western Australia 
GPS coordinates:23˚03.827S,125˚17.615E GPS coordinates:23˚03.827S,125˚17.615E
  Date of photo:5 July 2014 Date of photo:5 July 2014
  Field No.:2583 Field No.:2583
     
Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii
 
  Description: Plant in habitat Description: Flowers
  Location:Gary Junction Rd, Western Australia Location:Gary Junction Rd, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:23˚11.750S,129˚39.455E GPS coordinates:23˚11.750S,129˚39.455E
  Date of photo:2 July 2014 Date of photo:2 July 2014
  Field No.:2547 Field No.:2547
     
  Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii
 
  Description: Flower - lateral view Description: Flower
  Location:Gary Junction Rd, Western Australia Location:Gary Junction Rd, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:22˚54.013S,126˚31.803E GPS coordinates:22˚54.013S,126˚31.803E
  Date of photo:3 July 2014 Date of photo:3 July 2014
  Field No.:2567A Field No.:2567A
  Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii Eremophila forrestii subsp. forrestii
 
  Description: Plant Description: Plant
  Location:Meekatharra to Wiluna, Western Australia Location:Newman, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:26˚29.6286S, 11950.7972E GPS coordinates:23˚17.9124S, 11940.2000E
  Date of photo:5 August 2016 Date of photo:3 August 2016
  Field No.:5321 Field No.:5270

Eremophila forrestii subsp. hastieana (W.Fitzg.) Chinnock
     
  Eremophila forrestii subsp.hastieana Eremophila forrestii subsp. hastieana
 
  Description: Flower Description: Flower and leaves
  Location:114K S of Newman, Western Australia Location:114K S of Newman, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:24˚19.4220S, 11942.1650E GPS coordinates:24˚19.4220S, 11942.1650E
  Date of photo:4 August 2016 Date of photo:4 August 2016
  Field No.:5290 Field No.:5290
     
  Eremophila forrestii subsp. hastieana Eremophila forrestii subsp. hastieana
 
Description:Plant Description: Plant in habitat
  Location:114K S of Newman, Western Australia Location:114K S of Newman, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:24˚19.4220S, 11942.1650E GPS coordinates:24˚19.4220S, 11942.1650E
Date of photo:4 August 2016 Date of photo:4 August 2016
Field No.:5290 Field No.:5290
     

Eremophila forrestii subsp. viridis Chinnock
Eremophila forrestii subsp. viridis Eremophila forrestii subsp.  viridis
 
Description: Flower Description: Flower
Location:Well 38, Canning Stock Route, Western Australia Location:Well 38, Canning Stock Route, Western Australia
GPS coordinates:21˚56.8440S, 12531.1334E GPS coordinates:21˚56.8440S, 12531.1334E
Date of photo:31 July 2016 Date of photo:31 July 2016
Field No.:5241 Field No.:5241
     
Eremophila forrestii subsp. viridis Eremophila forrestii subsp.  viridis
 
Description: Flower Description: Flower
Location:Well 38, Canning Stock Route, Western Australia Location:Well 38, Canning Stock Route, Western Australia
GPS coordinates:21˚56.8440S, 12531.1334E GPS coordinates:21˚56.8440S, 12531.1334E
Date of photo:31 July 2016 Date of photo:31 July 2016
Field No.:5241 Field No.:5241
     
     
     
     
References (accessed 1 May 2017):

http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/7208

Chinnock R J (2007), Eremophila and allied genera A Monograph of the Myoporaceae, Rosenberg Publishers

Brown  and  Buirchell (2011), A Field Guide to the Eremophilas of Western Australia, Simon Nevill Publications


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