Australian Flora

Collection by Katie White

My failsafe Christmas styling tip is heirloom table linen and huge vases of hydrangeas and/or Christmas bush.

All I want for Christmas...with Lisa Green | Temple & Webster

Lisa Green is the Editor of Australian House & Garden magazine. Here she shares her Christmas plans, along with some favourite images from the brand new Christmas issue, available now.…

"Kanga paw" Light Pink. Family: Haemodoraceae Genus: Anigozanthos Species: manglesii Tropicals and Tender Perennials. Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping. Flowers are good for cutting. Suitable for growing in containers. Zone 9-11

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Australian "Acacia" or commonly known as 'Wattle' is Australia's national flower emblem. It's large blooms resemble a firework display of cheery yellow.

Natures Doorways

carasposa: “ fireworks by loungerie on Flickr. ”

Tonia and Shane's Modern Australian Bushland Wedding

modern australian bushland wedding0070

Tonia and Shane's Modern Australian Bushland Wedding

Fluffy yellow flower things. Maybe I should have a plant board. *And now I do!

Tea tree (Leptospermum minutifolium). Most species are endemic to Australia, but some species grow in New Zealand,Malaysia. A shrub or small tree, early settlers soaked the leaves in boiling water to make a brewed tea rich in ascorbic acid (vit C)..

Leptospermum minutifolium #4

Best viewed @ large size Myrtaceae - Australia: Queensland, New South Wales Tea tree Shown: Detail of flowering branch displaying foliage, flower buds and fully opened flowers "Leptospermum is a genus of about 80-86 species of plants in the myrtle family Myrtaceae. Most species are endemic to Australia, with the greatest diversity in the south of the continent; but one species extends to New Zealand, another to Malaysia, and L. recurvum is endemic to Malaysia. "They are shrubs or…

This is pretty with the wattle (?) and kangaroo paw hanging Carly & John’s eco-friendly bush wedding

Elephant dung invitations? Carly & John's eco-friendly bush wedding - Real Weddings

Carly & John went all the way to create their rustic Aussie bush wedding; their invitations were even made out of a very interesting recycled material - elephant dung paper.

Acacia podalyriifolia - Queensland Silver Wattle

Acacia podalyriifolia

Acacia podalyriifolia or the Queensland Silver Wattle is a fast growing, hardy, but short lived very handsome small tree with silvery grey foliage and puffy sprays of perfumed golden yellow flowers. It will attract birds to your garden and can be trimmed to a windbreak or hedge.

Australian wattle



"But listen to me. For one moment quit being sad. Hear blessings dropping their blossoms around you.” -Rumi

My Serenity

"But listen to me. For one moment quit being sad. Hear blessings dropping their blossoms around you.” -Rumi

I really like this! I feel like these flowers would make a good table setting, especially if I used branches for other areas to decorate.

Moniquilla · Diseño de estampados

Diseño de estampados creados por Mónica Muñoz. Moniquilla es licenciada en Bellas Artes y profesora de ilustración y pattern desing en el IED de Madrid.

Wildflowers -- Black Kangaroo Paw (Macropidia fuliginosa). Photo: D. Blumer.

Kings Park Festival

Background information and highlights of the Kings Park Festival

Kangaroo paw plant- Photo credit: Jessica Glover

Kangaroo paw plant- Photo credit: Jessica Glover

West Australian Christmas Tree... know its nearly Christmas when these start to flower... lush. I remember this in my local area as a child. Magnificent.

9 Sept 1959 Same image on white paper was issued on 28/10/64. Designer: Margaret Stones Plant: Acacia pycnantha Family: Mimosaceae (Leguminosae) Golden Wattle Medium shrub or small tree to 10m. Golden ball-shaped flowers in spring. Occurs in NSW, Vic, Sth Aust. (naturalised in WA). National floral emblem of Australia.

Acacia pycnantha stamp