Hakea laurina (Pin-cushion Hakea) is one of the most beautiful native plants of south-western Australia. In Italy and America its uses include street and hedge planting. by David Lade, via ShutterStock

AUSTRALIAN NATIVE: Banksia - These Australian wildflowers and popular garden plants are easily recognized by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting "cones" and heads.

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Beautiful Dahlia

Dahlias always remind me of my Grandma.she used to grow the most beautiful dinner plate dahlias in her backyard! Lots of other beautiful flowers and veggies, but her dahlias were AMAZING!

✯ Dahlia

Close up of the centre of the pink flower of dahlia tiptoe (Miniature flowered decorative)

A gorgeous pink waratah flower.

A gorgeous pink Waratah flower. (I had never heard of this flower. It grows in Australia.

Lambertia formosa - photographed in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney Australia, along the Grand Canyon Loop trail.