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Calytrix tetragona
Common fringe-myrtle Calytrix tetragona (8177155251).jpg
Scientific classification
Genus:
Calytrix
Species:
tetragona
Synonyms
  • Calytrix sullivanii
  • Calycothrix behriana Schltdl.
  • Calycothrix diversifolia Turcz. Schltdl.

Calytrix tetragona is an Australian shrub in the myrtle family. Common names include common fringe-myrtle. It is a widespread plant growing in many parts of southern Australia. It ranges from high rainfall areas to semi-arid zones. It is found on skeletal or sandy soils. It can be used as a garden plant.

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