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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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Nicotiana occidentalis Native Tobacco
White trumpet like flowers with five semi divided white petalswith a long tubular back of flower, on a small plant with oval leaves and a crown of base petals.
September
Yalgoo, Mid West region, Western Australia and found throughout the state with the exception of the northern Kimberley, West West and south coast.
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Neurachne alopecuroidea, Foxtail Mulga Grass
A small native grass with a grey seed head. 
Spring
Bridgetown, and occurs widespread through the state from Shark Bay to east of Esperance, including the South West, Great Southern, Wheatbelt, Mid West and into the Goldfields
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Nuytsia floribunda, Christmas Tree
A small to medium sized semi parasitic tree which flowers around Christmas time with large clusters of orange or yellow flowers. 
December
Bunbury, south west region, Western Australia and found in sandy areas in proximity of host trees around the coastal areas from Leeman to Esperance, and in suitable soils through the Mid West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions. 
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Melaleuca uncinata, Broom Honeymyrtle, Broom Bush
The small shrub above has pale yellow wattle blossoms with short slender leaves.
Spring
Mullewa, Mid West region, Western Australia and occurs in the Esperance - Goldfields region and scattered occurrences through the Wheatbelt and Mid West
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Mirbelia spinosa
Yellow and red small pea flowers, predominantly red and close together down long stems with very tiny leaves and longer spines along the stems, on a low to the ground bush.
Spring
Lancelin, west coastal Wheatbelt, Western Australia and found Hough the Mid West, Wheatbelt, South West and into the Great Southern regions, with isolated occurrences in the Goldfields and Pilbara
 
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Mesomelaena tetragona, Semaphore Sedge
A flat leafed sedge with flower heads which have a long point at top and bottom, hence the name Semaphore.
March
Albany, Great Southern region, Western Australia, and common near the coast from Geraldton to Esperance, and through the south west corner of the state.
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