Melaleuca stereophloia is an attractive large shrub with long narrow foliage, growing to 4m x 2-3m. The flowers are yellow to white and arranged in heads or short spikes on the sides of the branches. Each head contains 4 to 13 groups of flowers in threes and occur between August and October. Full sun preferred or part shade and is hardy and adaptable to most soils and conditions. Ideal as a screen or windbreak.