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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.
 
To see more Western Australian Wildflowers, see WA Now and Then Wildflower Gallery  
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Taxandria parviceps
An upright growing tall bush with long stems covered with small white tee tree like flowers interspersed with small pointed leaves.  Grows in thickets. Size of flowers can be seen in comparison to a five cent piece.
October
Bridgetown, South West Region, Western Australia and ranges from Harvey in the South West region to Albany in the lower Great Southern region, and all areas towards the coast between these town areas.  Similar seen around Albany and Denmark flowering in March.
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Tetraria octandra (identification not confirmed)
This sedge-like plant has sword shaped leaves, flowers from a branching stem with fine cream to yellow petals giving it a shaggy appearance
September
Bridgetown, and is found throughout the South West corner of the state, and from Lancelin to Albany. 
Tetratheca affinis Tetratheca
Purple with dark pointed centre of
fused stamens, five petals, several flowers along upright thickened leaf free stem
Late Winter, Spring
Bridgetown, South West Region, Western Australia and ranges from Perth, the South West region and lower Great Southern
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Tetratheca hirsuta Black Eyed Susan (at right and below)
Purple with dark pointed centre of fused stamens, five petals, several flowers along an upright stem with dark green leaves in clusters of four where the stem divides into branches or flower stalks.  Note most of the leaves visible in this photo belong to different plants 
October, Late Spring
Bridgetown, South West Region, Western Australia and ranges from around and to the north of Perth, the South West region and lower Great Southern to Albany
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Taxandria marginata, (formerly Agonis marginata)
A shrub with pink tee tree like flowers in clusters.  Broad elongated leaves
March
Albany, Great Southern Region, Western Australia and found along the coast around Denmark to Albany and around Esperance
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Blue & orange