Upon arriving in Sydney, I encountered several references to the Flannel Flower (Actinotus helianthi) -- which apparently is seen as a symbol of the area. I encountered this specimen while hiking along the cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean in the southeastern suburbs of Sydney.
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World famous for its dazzling wildflowers, Western Australia is home to one of the largest collections on Earth, carpeted in the colourful blooms of more than 12, 000 species, 60 per cent of which can’t be found anywhere else on the planet. Wildflower ...
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