Category Archives: Ptilotus

Ptilotus polystachyus

Widespread green flowering Mulla-mulla .

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Ptilotus calostachyus

The Weeping Mulla-mulla grows to about 1.5m, with many long flowering stems. Widespread across the North.

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Ptilotus axillaris

White to pink flat-growing ground cover, this Mulla-mulla is often seen on roadsides in Pilbara regions.

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Ptilotus obovatus

Small to 1.5m cream to pink and white flowering bush, common in Pilbara country, silver-grey leaves.

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Ptilotus keneallyanus

Small rounded desert Mulla-mulla found in ranges south of Broome only, attractive pink flowers.

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Ptilotus nobilis

Small shrub with long pink flower heads, widespread in all regions, often in eroded and stony clifftop and beach environments, through to desert dunes. A recent name change from P.exaltatus.

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Ptilotus rotundifolius

Striking shrub to 2m from the Pilbara region with stunning pink flower spikes. Sometimes called the Royal Mulla Mulla.

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