Birds, Animals, Plants, Nature, Social & Political Comment. 

Wildflowers

My skills and knowledge with wildflowers are considerably limited. That said, I still love to photograph them when walking around the bush looking for birds.

I’ve done my best to identify the varieties that appear on these pages, but if I have something wrong, please don’t hesitate to let me know.  I really would appreciate it and you would be helping me and other visitors to the site.

Matted Bush Pea

Matted Bush Pea

The Matted Bush Pea, botanical name of Pultenaea pedunculata, is a beautiful ground cover with a pea type yellow flower.  It is quite prolific around

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Shrubby Dampiera

Shrubby Dampiera

Dampiera dysantha, the Shrubby Dampiera, is an undershrub in the family Goodeniaceae. The species grows to 70 cm high. The flowers are blue, or occasionally

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Smooth Rice Flower

Smooth Rice Flower

Locally in Wedderburn, Vic, this plant is known as a Bread and Butter plant.  It’s a native and there are plenty to be seen around

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Waxlip Orchid

Waxlip Orchid

Spring brings a huge array of orchids around where we live and these Waxlip Orchids can be found quite easily.  Stunning in colour, this is

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