Tuesday 6th August 2002
|I was told by the locals that
this is called Turkey Bush. From researching the Net I gather it
is calytrix exstipulata
Maybe it is regarded as a pest as it seems to be very prevalent but if it is, it's a very colourful one
|A close-up of the above Turkey Bush
|These 2 shots are of a beautiful
flower Judy found in the surrounds of the Wangi Falls Caravan Park.
The flower emerges from a straggly stick.
If it wasn't for the amazing coloured flowers, you wouldn't take a
I researched it and found it to be a Red Flowering Kurrajong, apparently a Brachychiton paradoxum
|A close-up of the above Red Flowering Kurrajong
|Some of the typical scenery as you drive through Litchfield National Park
|A pic taken by Ray at Florence Falls
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