What a beautiful flower from a bud that looks like an acorn! Correa backhouseana is a species of flowering plant in the family Rutaceae. It is a coastal shrub, endemic to southern Australia. It grows up to 2 metres in height.
Native to Western Australia. Flowers have a pungent sweetish scent similar to that of many species of Banksia, there are two subspecies, with both yellow and maroon flowered plants occurring in each subspecies.
From the deserts to the sea the flora of South Australia is as unique and beautiful as its varied landscapes. South Australian Plant Society members from diverse backgrounds unite to celebrate, grow, conserve and promote Australia’s wonderful flora.
This White Crinum can tolerate an incredible range of conditions from dry soils to wet soils or even submerged conditions, and full sun to full shade. Favorite conditions are lightly dappled shade and submerged in the water.