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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.
 
See some of these wildflower in larger sized photos on our Flickr pages.
 
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Jacksonia hakeoides
A small yellow and orange pea flower on a shrub with small light bluish green modified leaves like spikes.   A star shaped five sepalled calyx remains when flowers wither and fall.  This plant has shed most of its flowers.
Spring
Marchagee Nature Reserve, Wheatbelt Region, Western Australia and found in coastal sandplans of the Mid West and northern Wheatbelt 
 
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Johnsonia lupulina, Hooded Lily
Long reed like foliage produces these white paper like sepals on single stems. They may be fringed with pink.  The tiny semi translucent white flowers with a yellow centre are hidden under the sepals. 
October
Bridgetown, South West, Western Australia and occurs through the South West and the lower Great Southern
 
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Jacksonia furcellata, Grey Stinkwood (above and at right)
An elongated yellow, orange pea flower on a semi prostrate bush with modified spiky leaves.
October-November
Bridgetown, South West region, Western Australia and found throughout the South West, into the Wheatbelt, Great Southern, south coastal areas to Esperance. Perth area and along the west coast north the Lancelin. 
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Jacksonia alata, Winged Jacksonia
A very  tiny yellow and orange pea flower on a low growing small bush with modified stems.
October-November
Bridgetown, South West region, Western Australia and found around Perth, into the Wheatbelt and through the Great Southern, and along the south coast to Esperance.
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