Native Apricot

Although the Pittosporum augustifolium is known as the Native Apricot, it is poisonous to humans. Commonly seen on clay, stony and sandy soils and often around creeks and gullies.

Finke Spring

Groundwater coming up through rock layers as springs are essential to life in the Flinders Ranges.

Mosses, grasses, reeds and algae commonly seen around springs in the Flinders Ranges

Caustic Bush

Native succulent Sarcostema viminale ssp astrale also known as Caustic Bush, Milk Bush, Caustic Plant, Lye Bush, Snake Plant, Pencil Caustic, Milk Vine, here seen at the Lyndhurst Ochre Pits.

Inland Paperbark

Melaleuca glomerata, also known as the Inland Tea-tree or Inland Paperbark is a common occurrence in the Flinders Ranges along spring fed creek beds. This plant is a useful indicator of water beneath the surface.