Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

This shrub is known for its pretty white flowers, which boast purple stripes on the inside.

True to its name, the striped mintbush produces a minty aroma from its leaves.

It grows up to 2 metres high and can be seen on the Walpa Gorge walk.


The striped mintbush is a medicinal plant that is used to relieve cold and flu symptoms and dry out sores.

Scientific name

Prostanthera striatiflora

Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara name