Prostanthera aspalathoides Scarlet Mintbush
Commonly found in mallee shrublands and widely distributed in the semi-arid regions of New South Wales, Western Victoria, South Australia and the Coolgardie region of Western Australia.
Dwarf shrub with stiff erect stems, small narrow leaves and red tubular flowers. Frost and drought hardy, adaptable to most soils, full sun to part shade. Good foreground shrub, filler between other small shrubs. Attracts birds.