Gallery of the Australian Native Plant Society, includes plant guides [plants from Australia & Africa have proven successful in the heat of Zone In particular, pay attention to sun vs shade/freeze tolerances & watering requirements] (shown: Verticordi
ANOTHER DUCK.The Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana major). It’s a small orchid, about 50 cm tall, that grows in eastern and southern Australia. It’s the most remarkable flower – it seriously looks just like a male duck in flight!
Grevillea iaspicula Grevilleas are tough as old boots and there are varieties from ground covers to very large shrubs. They attract honey eaters and are often the only source of food in the cooler months.