Showing 4 wildflowers from the South East Coastal Plain region

Coast Banksia, White Honeysuckle

Coast Banksia, White Honeysuckle

Classification: Proteaceae - Banksia - integrifolia

Shrub or Small tree with rough grey bark. Leaves in whorls around stem, coppery coloured when young. Flowers creamy-yellow in cylindrical spikes.

Updated: 28 May 2014
Glossodia spp or Cockatoo or waxlip orchid

Glossodia spp or Cockatoo or waxlip orchid

Classification: Orchidaceae - Glossodia - major

Single stem, single leaf at ground level. 10 to 12 cm high Found in all states except WA and NT

Updated: 07 Oct 2014
Nodding greenhood Orchid

Nodding greenhood Orchid

Classification: Orchidaceae - Pterostylis - nutans

Updated: 19 Nov 2014
Thysanotus patersonii:

Thysanotus patersonii: 'Twining Fringe Lily'

Classification: Asparagaceae - Thysanotus - patersonii subsp. manglesianus

Perennial climber: Roots tuberous: Leaves annual but infrequent: Delicate flowers have three distinctly fringed petals held upon short branches. Flowers and stems dieback to regrow in Winter.

Updated: 02 Feb 2015