Eucalyptus flower-bud opening-up - The Cap / Lid coming-off!
The Waratah flowers from September to November and is very long lasting when cut. A rare form featuring a white flower is also in existence.
Clubbed Spider Orchid ~ as seen in our 2014 Wildflowers mini desk calendar. http://www.pascalpress.com.au/steve-parish-2014-mini-desk-calendar-australian-wildflowers/
Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, Port Augusta
Floral Emblem of Tasmania: Tasmanian Blue Gum Eucalyptus globulus (plant family: Myrtaceae)
Pretty purple Mulla Mulla in Western Australia. Photo by John Banagan.
Brisbane Golden Wattle by ~strictfunctor
Wildflowers of Western Australia, Geraldton Wax