February

                                            February

February – July are the quietest months for flowering plants from the areas listed in this website but amongst spot flowerings in February you will see full flowering displays of Leptospermum squarrosum (pink-flowered tea tree),Platysace linearifolia and Acacia terminalis (pale yellow globular flowers).

Latin Name

Common Name

Acacia linifolia Flax-leaved Wattle
Acacia longissima Long-leaved Wattle
Acacia terminalis ssp. augustifolia Sunshine Wattle
Actinotus helianthi Flannel flower
Actinotus minor Flannel flower
Baeckea brevifolia Heath Myrtle
Baeckea diosmifolia Heath-myrtle
Baeckea imbricata Heath-myrtle
Baeckea linifolia Heath-myrtle
Baloskion tetraphyllum ssp. meiostachyum Tassel-rush, Tassel Cord-rush
Banksia marginata Silver Banksia
Banksia oblongifolia Rusty Banksia
Banksia serrata Old Man Banksia
Bauera rubioides River rose
Blandfordia nobilis Christmas Bells
Boronia ledifolia Sydney Boronia, Ledum Boronia
Boronia pinnata Pinnate Boronia
Caesia parviflora var. vittata Pale Grass Lily
Calytrix tetragona Calytrix
Cassinia aculeata Common Cassinia, Dogwood, Mountain Itch
Cassytha glabella Slender Devil’s Twine
Cassytha pubescens Common Devil’s Twine
Centaurium spicatum Australian Centaury
Corunastylis fimbriata Fringed Midge Orchid
Corymbia gummiferum Red Bloodwood
Crowea saligna Crowea
Cryptandra ericoides Heath Cryptandra
Cryptostylis subulata Large Tongue Orchid
Dampiera stricta Blue Dampiera
Dodonea triquetra Common Hop Bush
Drosera pygmaea Pygmy Sundew
Epacris longiflora Native Fuchsia
Epacris pulchella NSW Coral Heath (Wallum Heath)
Glycine sp. Love Creeper
Goodenia heterophylla Variable-leaved Goodenia
Goodenia ovata Hop Goodenia
Goodenia paniculata Swamp Goodenia
Grevillea buxifolia ssp. buxifolia Grey spider flower
Grevillea sericea Pink Spider flower
Grevillea speciosa Red Spider flower
Hakea teretifolia Dagger Hakea
Hemigenia purpurea Narrow-leaved Hemigenia
Hibbertia empetrifolia ssp. empetrifolia Trailing Guinea Flower
Kunzea ambigua White Kunzea
Lambertia formosa Mountain Devil
Lasiopetalum ferrugineum Rusty petals
Leptomeria acida Acid Drops
Leptospermum squarrosum Pink Tea-tree, Peach Blossom Tea-tree
Leucopogon appressus Bearded Heath
Leucopogon microphyllus Bearded Heath
Lobelia dentata Lobelia
Lomatia myricoides River Lomatia
Mitrasacme polymorpha Mitre Weed
Muellerina eucalyptoides Mistletoe (eucalyptus-like)
Myoporum boninense Boobialla
Olax stricta Olax
Passiflora herbertiana ssp. herbertiana Passion flowers, Passionfruits
Patersonia sericea Silky purple flag, Native Iris
Persoonia isophylla Geebung
Persoonia lanceolata Lance-leaf Geebung
Persoonia levis Broad-leaf Geebung
Persoonia linearis Narrow-leaved Geebung
Persoonia pinifolia Pine-leaf Geebung
Petrophile pulchella Cone sticks
Philotheca salsolifolia Philotheca
Pimelia linifolia ssp.linifolia Rice Flower
Platysace lanceolata Native Parsnip
Platysace linearifolia Carrot Tops
Polymeria calycina Swamp Bindweed
Pratia purpurascens White Root
Pseuderanthemum variabile Pastel Flower
Pultanaea tuberculata Bush Pea
Scaevola ramosissima Snake Flower
Stackhousia viminea Slender Stackhousia
Stephania japonica var. discolor Stephania, Snake vine
Synoum glandulosum ssp. glandulosum Scentless Rosewood, Bastard Rosewood
Tetragonia tetragonioides NZ Spinach, Warrigal Cabbage
Tetratheca ericifolia Black-eyed Susan
Thysanotus sp. Fringe Lily
Tricoryne elatier Yellow Rush-lily
Westringia fruticosa Coastal Rosemary
Wikstroemia indica Bootlace Bush, Tie Bush
Woollsia pungens Snow  Wreath