The striking Butterfly-Spider Orchid (Arachnorchis lobata; Formerly: Caldenia lobata) - Stirling Ranges, Western Australia. Captivating and seductive, these stunning macro-photos show the orchid flowers as they charm the animals around them - as featured in the September issue of Austrlalian Geographic.-  Picture: Australian Geographic/ Esther Beaton- Australian Geographic | 50 shades of orchid

The striking Butterfly-Spider Orchid (Arachnorchis lobata; Formerly: Caldenia lobata) - Stirling Ranges, Western Australia. ~~ Esther Beaton ~ Australian Geographic ~ 50 shades of orchid

Cranbrook bell (Darwinia meeboldii) Endemic to the south-west of Western Australia.

Cranbrook bell ~ Barbara Waldoch - Pixdaus (Darwinia meeboldii (Cranbrook Bell) is a shrub which is endemic to the south-west of Western Australia.

Eucalyptus macrocarpa

Eucalyptus macrocarpa flowers - rose of the west, a favourite, hardy, bird-friendly Australian native species

Eucalyptus ficifolia:  Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra, the capital city of Australia. The garden supports a living collection of around 74,000 individual plants arranged in 40 hectares of themed sections. It is the largest scientific collection of Australian native plants in which the collection originates from plants sourced from the wild, accompanied by herbarium specimens for taxonomic study.

Eucalyptus ficifolia: Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra, the capital city of Australia. The garden supports a living collection of around individual plants arranged in 40 hectares of themed sections. It is the largest scientific colle

Leptosperma, Australian tea tree.

Leptosperma, Australian tea tree, grows readily in NZ. Something different, pretty little flowers for the garden.

Grevillea 'Superb'

Grevillea Superb - A medium shrub with large flowers in with a blend of salmon, apricot and lemon through out most of the year. Evergreen drought hardy shrubs with attractive foliage and masses of flowers. Ideal for a small hedge or scr

Tecticornia bulbosa, formerly known as Halsosarcia bulbosa. Native to Western Australia, vulnerable to extinction.

Tecticornia bulbosa, formerly known as Halsosarcia bulbosa. Native to Western Australia, vulnerable to extinction and they look like marshmallows on a stick!

Callistemon citrinus 'Endeavour'

Callistemon citrinus 'Endeavour' - Bottlebrushes (botanically belonging to the genus Callistemon) are among the most popular and colourful Australian native flowering plants both in Australia and overseas.

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