Banksia coccinea, Western Australia
The Scarlet Banksia of Southern Western Australia can still be found in a few nature reserves and national parks in the Southwest corner of Australia. It flowers in spring. It is to a minor extent grown for cut flowers, too. Asians reportedly refuse to believe that the flowers are real and examine them to find out how they have been made. The numerous honey-eaters, parrots and other birds of the region find banksia flowers a very attractive source of food. Most banksia flowers - the total of…
Eucalyptus caesia "Silver Princess"
Spring is round the corner. Ornamental weeping gum with white trunk and large red flowers that are produced in spring. Flowers from a mature "Silver Princess".
‘Geraldton Wax Flower’ by Tony Cave
'Geraldton Wax Flower' by Tony Cave. This shrub is native to Western Australia, taken in my front garden using available light. The background was fortunately in deep shade. Pentax K20d, Sigma 50mm 2.8 DG Macro lens, 1/8 sec. @ f11, 100 IS...
There are hundreds of species of Eucalyptus, most of which are native to Australia. The flowers on this particular species are a brilliant red color. Photographed at the UCSC Arboretum in Santa Cruz, California.
Queensland garden full of sun-tolerant azalea flowers
5500 azaleas can't be wrong: a hardy, beautiful QLD garden. In Barbara McGeoch's Queensland garden, exotic flowers mingle with natives - and thanks to her expert gardening, everything is thriving.
Suitability of Eucalyptus camaldulensis dehnh. growing in kurdistan region of iraq for sawn lumber industry | International Network for Natural Sciences (INNSPUB)
The absence of utilization-plan for the plantations of eucalypt in Kurdistan region created the necessity of exploring the wood and its validity for sawn lumber production. Twenty two trees of Eucalyptus camaldulensis Dehnh. were cut, bucked, and See more at: http://www.innspub.net/volume-6-number-4-april-2015-ijaar/
Banksias are members of the Proteaceae family, which has more than 1,400 species including Protea, Leucospermum (pincushions), Leucadendron and Telopea in addition to Banksia. Proteaceae is an anci…
Botanicaetcetera on Instagram: “@mag.giesheph.erd A rare pink waratah, State flower for N.S.W. Australia From Kate Clulow @flowersfor_kate #flowersforkate #flowers…”
6,459 Likes, 57 Comments - Botanicaetcetera (@botanicaetcetera) on Instagram: “@mag.giesheph.erd A rare pink waratah, State flower for N.S.W. Australia From Kate Clulow…”