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Showing Eremophila flaccida
Type: Landor-Mt Augustus road by turnoff to Woodlands, Western Australia, 26.ix.1979, R.J. Chinnock 4837 (holotype: AD; isotypes: CANB, K, MEL, PERTH).
APC Dist.: WA
Etymology: "Latin flaccida, hanging, not able to hold its own weight; referring to the flower."
Etymology: "flaccida (hanging), refers to the pendulous flower which hangs upside down."