Eucalyptus flower-bud opening-up - The Cap / Lid coming-off!
✯ Eucalyptus Macrocarpa Flowers
Flowering Gum Trees
Banksia - These Australian wildflowers and popular garden plants are easily recognized by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting "cones" and heads.
Pleated Dress Card Pattern/Template found on SCS
Scarlet banksia flowers, Banksia coccinea, Fitzgerald River National Park, Australia
Ornamental weeping gum with white trunk and large red flowers that are produced in spring. Flowers from a mature "Silver Princess".
Sturt's Desert Pea flowers, a native of all mainland Australian states with the exception of Victoria. Floral Emblem of South Australia and the Northern Territory.
Waratah, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Tasmania, Australia.
Grevillea 'Superb' - This Australian-native flowering shrub is great for xeriscaping and blooms nearly all year 'round. Good for hedging. http://www.gardenexpress.com.au/grevillea-superb/ and http://www.abc.net.au/gardening/stories/s1415299.htm