Banksia - These Australian wildflowers and popular garden plants are easily recognized by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting "cones" and heads.

Banksia - These Australian wildflowers and popular garden plants are easily recognized by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting "cones" and heads.

I am obsessed with this flower!! King Protea, can we have one of these in my bridal bouquet please??

I am obsessed with this flower!! King Protea, can we have one of these in my bridal bouquet please??

Leptosperma, Australian tea tree. Something different, pretty little flowers for the garden.

Leptosperma, Australian tea tree. Something different, pretty little flowers for the garden.

Powder Puff LillyPilly - flowers around September. A beautiful rainforest shrub which is endemic to the Wet Tropics area and is found from Ingham to Cooktown.

Powder Puff LillyPilly - flowers around September. A beautiful rainforest shrub which is endemic to the Wet Tropics area and is found from Ingham to Cooktown.

Hakea francisiana (Syn - Hakea coriacea) - Cork Tree, Bottlebrush Hakea, Pink Spike Hakea - © All Rights Reserved - Black Diamond Images

Hakea francisiana (Syn - Hakea coriacea) - Cork Tree, Bottlebrush Hakea, Pink Spike Hakea - © All Rights Reserved - Black Diamond Images

Melaleuca thymifolia, known as the thyme honey-myrtle is a common Australian plant found in coastal areas, often in heathland, woodland and swampy edges. Growing on sandstone or clay based soils. A fragrant shrub around 1 metre high, with corky bark and slender wiry stems. This plant is often noticed in spring, with attractive violet or purple flowers with feathery claws

Melaleuca thymifolia, known as the thyme honey-myrtle is a common Australian plant found in coastal areas, often in heathland, woodland and swampy edges. Growing on sandstone or clay based soils. A fragrant shrub around 1 metre high, with corky bark and slender wiry stems. This plant is often noticed in spring, with attractive violet or purple flowers with feathery claws

Nodding banksia (banksia nutans) like natural Christmas tree ornaments! Native to Western Australia.

Nodding banksia (banksia nutans) like natural Christmas tree ornaments! Native to Western Australia.


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Grevillea Purple Haze from http://www.australisplants.com.au/ornamentals/grafted.htm

Grevillea Purple Haze from http://www.australisplants.com.au/ornamentals/grafted.htm

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One of my favourite grassland plants.... Craspedia, otherwise known as Billy Buttons

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One of my favourite grassland plants.... Craspedia, otherwise known as Billy Buttons

Leptosperma, Australian tea tree.  Something different, pretty little flowers for the garden.

Leptosperma, Australian tea tree. Something different, pretty little flowers for the garden.

Australian native plant - Banksia menziesii  Definitely Banskias galore! A really cool massive one on its own as a lrg Bonsai along the path

Australian native plant - Banksia menziesii Definitely Banskias galore! A really cool massive one on its own as a lrg Bonsai along the path

Eucalyptus ficifolia:  Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra, the capital city of Australia. The garden supports a living collection of around 74,000 individual plants arranged in 40 hectares of themed sections. It is the largest scientific collection of Australian native plants in which the collection originates from plants sourced from the wild, accompanied by herbarium specimens for taxonomic study.

Eucalyptus ficifolia: Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra, the capital city of Australia. The garden supports a living collection of around 74,000 individual plants arranged in 40 hectares of themed sections. It is the largest scientific collection of Australian native plants in which the collection originates from plants sourced from the wild, accompanied by herbarium specimens for taxonomic study.

Callistemon Cane's Hybrid by Kelley Macdonald, via Flickr/ In the south, we call this a Bottle Brush tree..

Callistemon Cane's Hybrid by Kelley Macdonald, via Flickr/ In the south, we call this a Bottle Brush tree..

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