Banksia Integrifolia cone: Australian flower (well it WAS)
The banksia integrifolia flower after it has expired... revealing the gorgeous 'spine' of the flower which turns into this lovely banksia cone. I've been fascinated with these cones since i was a kid. i love the patterns of these "Big Bad Banksia Men". borrowed friends Nikon D70
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Waratah (Telopea) Cultivar/variety: Golden Globe, Shady Lady Yellow A dense medium to large shrub with grey-green foliage with large flat flower heads. Fantastic new waratah that is a cross between Telopea Speciosissima x truncatta and T. oreades.
Australian Wild Gum Blossom. “Gum Tree” is the most common name for the 500 kinds of Australian Eucalyptus. They vary from forest giants to low straggling shrubs. First mentioned by Sir Joseph Banks in 1770, when he wrote of a tree having gum exudations, similar to an exotic plant he knew. The term “Gum Tree” is now usually reserved to those eucalyptus with smooth bark.
Adopt MISS COCOA(AN UNBELIEVABLE STORY!!!!! PLS READ!! on Petfinder
Meet MISS COCOA(AN UNBELIEVABLE STORY!!!!! PLS READ!!, an adopted Jack Russell Terrier Mix Dog, from Southern Jewel Dog Rescue in Newington, CT on Petfinder. Learn more about MISS COCOA(AN UNBELIEVABLE STORY!!!!! PLS READ!! today.