What a beautiful flower from a bud that looks like an acorn! Correa backhouseana is a species of flowering plant in the family Rutaceae. It is a coastal shrub, endemic to southern Australia. It grows up to 2 metres in height.
Red Bud Mallee at the Olive Pink Botanic Garden, Alice Springs, Northern Territory Olive Pink, amazing woman well ahead of her time. View from the top of the hill in this garden was my absolute favourite of Alice Springs.