Family: GOODENIACEAE
Genus: Lechenaultia
Species: formosa
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A very showy groundcover plant usually only about 20 cm high but reaching as much as 1 metre across. Though it is called the 'Red Lechenaultia' it also occurs in yellow-orange and cream forms.

Cultivars include 'Elderado' (orange flowers), 'Red Devil' (red-green flowers) and 'Tango' (orange-green flowers).

Pronunciation: Lesh-en-ault-ee-ah