Abutilon is an exotic hibiscus like plant, known as a flowering maple. It is not related to the maple tree but is sometimes referred to as a parlor maple. My mother always called it the "Chinese Lantern"
Hakea laurina (Pin-cushion Hakea) is one of the most beautiful native plants of south-western Australia. In Italy and America its uses include street and hedge planting. by David Lade, via ShutterStock
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.