Telopea speciosissima

3 NSW Waratah at Mount Victoria, NSW

Telopea speciosissima at Mount Victoria, NSW - 13 Oct 2013
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Identification history

Telopea speciosissima 30 May 2024 Tapirlord
Telopea speciosissima 29 May 2024 Steve818

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Sighting during the ACT Parks and Conservation Service deployment to the 2013 Mt Victoria - Blue Mountains fires. This was in a low intensity back burn area. Interestingly the Waratah's large leaves shielded the flower head from being scorched.

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  • 12cm across Flower dimension
  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height
  • True In flower

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