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.
Proteaceae - Western Australia River Banksia,Hairpin Banksia My thanks to Tony Rodd of Sydney, Australia for his expertise in identifying this plant. Photographed in San Francisco Botanical Garden - San Francisco, California
Banksia praemorsa, commonly known as the cut-leaf banksia, is a species of shrub or tree in the plant genus Banksia. It occurs in a few isolated populations on the south coast of Western Australia between Albany and Cape Riche.