Sensitive waratahs love some shelter from the afternoon sun
PERHAPS one of the most spectacular of all Australian native flowering plants is the floral emblem of New South Wales, telopea speciosissima.
Rose mallee "hats off"- (flower operculum falls revealing 'brush' of the red stamens) - Eucalyptus rhodantha in Kings Park
Eucalyptus rhodantha is a low-growing mallee, remarkable plant with magnificent flowers - deep rich crimson stamens tipped with golden anthers with a powdery-grey cup; silvery-blue, sessile leaves on spreading branches; the blossoms are around 50 mm across - a little like a smaller version of the E.macrocarpa (note E. macrocarpa has non-pedicellate (without stalk) flowers - the main difference from E. rhodantha) More photos of Eucalyptus rhodantha in my stream. This rare eucalypt grows…
Leucospermum 'Yellow Bird' • Australian Native Plants • Plants • 800.701.6517
Leucospermum 'Yellow Bird' part of the Proteaceae family with Yellow flowers flowering in Spring - early summer avaliable from Australian Native Plants located in Ventura, CA
Phebalium sqamulosum 'Cinnamon and Gold' • Australian Native Plants • Plants • 800.701.6517
Phebalium sqamulosum 'Cinnamon and Gold' [Forest Phebalium] part of the Rutaceae family with Yellow flowers flowering in Winter-Spring avaliable from Australian Native Plants located in Ventura, CA