Beautiful gum nut flowers. Australian Native flowering plant

Eucalyptus Macrocarpa - Rose of the West, a favourite, hardy, bird-friendly Australian native species aka red flowering gum.

Pincushion Protea (Leucospermum) Scarlet Ribbon

Pincushion Protea (Leucospermum) Scarlet Ribbon (protea plants only found in Aust & in Sth Africa)

Protea Flower

Protea Flower, joint favourite flower with orchids. These are just gorgeous.

Protea pudens x longifolia

Australian Protea pudens x longifolia. Delicate pink flowers produced in abundance make this lovely shrub glow in winter. Suitable for cut flowers, it can be grown in pots and containers, only with Australian native potting mix.

In love with Australian flowers

Mottlecah, Eucalyptus Macrocarpa, is a mallee Eucalyptus that is native to the south-west of Western Australia and noted for its large, spectacular flowers. Image by Peter Nydegger.

Australian flower - Waratah.

Look for These Wildflowers in Australia

Learn Why Australia’s National Flower is the Golden Wattle: New South Wales: Waratah

Gymea lilies

Gymea lilies are spectacular Australian native plants with large red flower heads atop a single stem stretching up to Picture: Nick Cubbin

australian natives at their best

WC – South Africa

Not an Australian native, but spectacular: the protea is the national flower of South Africa,