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Rhodanthe chlorocephala Turcz. Paul G.Wilson
Everlasting
One of the flowers of the famed Western Australian wildflower display. There are different coloured sub-species. Two are featured here:

Rhodanthe chlorocephala
subsp. rosea
Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. splendida


Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. rosea (Hook.) Paul G. Wilson
Pink Everlasting

  Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. rosea Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. rosea
 
  Description:Flower Description:Flowers
  Location:Nabawa to Yuna, Western Australia Location:Nabawa to Yuna, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates: 28˚24.168S 114˚51.303E GPS coordinates: 28˚24.168S 114˚51.303E
  Date of photo:28 August 2015 Date of photo:28 August 2015
Field No.: 3477 Field No.: 3477
     

Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. splendida (Hemsl.) Paul G. Wilson
Splendid Everlasting
 
  Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. splendida Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. splendida
 
Description:Flower Description:Flower - side view
  Location:40K S of Cue, Western Australia Location:40K S of Cue, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates: 27˚45.763S 117˚54.961E GPS coordinates: 27˚45.763S 117˚54.961E
  Date of photo:30 August 2015 Date of photo:30 August 2015
  Field No.: 3536 Field No.: 3536
     
  Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. splendida Rhodanthe chlorocephala subsp. splendida
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Plants
  Location:40K S of Cue, Western Australia Location:40K S of Cue, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates: 27˚45.763S 117˚54.961E GPS coordinates: 27˚45.763S 117˚54.961E
  Date of photo:30 August 2015 Date of photo:30 August 2015
  Field No.: 3536 Field No.: 3536

 

 

 

References (accessed 16 September 2017):

https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/13241

https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/13242


Moore Philip (2005), A Guide to Plants of Inland Australia, New Holland Publishers

Wilson, Paul G. (1992), The Classification of Australian species currently included in Helipterum and related genera (Asteraceae: Gnaphalieae): Part 1. Nuytsia 8(3):379-409



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