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Sources used for identification of wildflowers shown on these pages and regions where they occur see Credits
These pages will
feature some of the wildflowers we have photographed in Western Australia, and where possible, identified. If you
are able to help identify further flowers, or correct any I may have wrong, please contact us.
Information given for each species
will give botanical name, known common names, describe the flower, give time of year it flowered, and where it was photographed, and
the areas it occurs in. Names have been matched to Florabase which has also been used to show distribution.
of these wildflower in larger sized photos on our Flickr pages.
Fabaceae is the family name for the huge Pea family. Other names covering Pea family are Leguminosae and Papilionaceae.
See The Pea family.
These have been the hardest for me to identify, and those still not identified are shown hereunder.
Numerous small yellow pea flowers with red centres on a tall shrub with cascading stems of flowers. Short
narrow leaves. While bush appears similar to Bossiaea linophylla, the leaves are much shorter. Both were growing in much
the same area, with Bossiaea linophylla on gravelly slopes and this bush along a sandy winter creekline.
West, Western Australia