Broom Bush

Broom Bush

Classification: Scrophulariaceae - Eremophila - scoparia

Broom-like shrub, 0.5-3 m high. . Grows in a variety of soils & habitats. Flowers blue-purple-pink-white, Jan to Dec (mainly Aug-Nov)

Updated: 02 Oct 2018
Boab or Adansonia

Boab or Adansonia

Classification: Malvaceae - Adansonia - gregorii

Families of boabs march across the Kimberley landscape, slim youngsters, sturdy middle aged ones, stout grandparents . Boabs grow into a large tree with swollen bottle shaped trunk.

Updated: 04 Oct 2018
Cleopatra

Cleopatra's Needles

Classification: Orchidaceae - Thelymitra - apiculata

Grows to 35cm in height. Early Flowering

Updated: 24 Mar 2014
Grass Tree

Grass Tree

Classification: Xanthorrhoeaceae - Xanthorrhoea - australis

Grows on poor sandy or stony soils. Thick trunk carries wiry leaves usually over 1 metre long. Small flowers are arranged on a thick spike up to 3m long, held on a smooth,

Updated: 07 Sep 2015
Slipper Orchid

Slipper Orchid

Classification: Orchidaceae - Cryptostylis - ovata

Tuberous, perennial, herb, 0.25-0.7 m high. Fl. green & red, Nov to Dec or Jan to Apr. White-grey sand, loam, granite. Sand dunes, outcrops, swamps.

Updated: 24 Mar 2014
Sundew

Sundew

Classification: Droseraceae - Drosera - unknown

Small insectivorous plant. Traps small insects by means of sticky hairs on the rosette of red leaves. Grows in damp places.

Updated: 30 Nov 2016