Sida petrophila, Rock Sida, flowering on the roadside at Copley.Continue reading “Rock Sida”
Ptilotus flowers light up the hills of Arkaroola in the late afternoon sun during mid winter.
Velvet Tobacco, Nicotiana velutina, is a relative of Pituri flowering during mid winter at Stubbs Waterhole, Arkaroola.Continue reading “Velvet Tobacco”
The stunning Sturt’s Desert Pea, Swainsonia formosa, with 10cm flowers in mid winter.
As the water in the Copley Retention Dam recedes, rounds of colonising forbs germinate in colourful bands at the water’s edge.
Xanthorrhoea covering the top of one of the striking Pinnacle outcrops of Arkaroola’s Mawson Valley.
Near threatened in the Flinders Ranges, Zygophyllum kochii was seen in calcareous mallee soils in the Gammon Ranges.Continue reading “Koch’s Twinleaf”