ANOTHER DUCK.The Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana major). It’s a small orchid, about 50 cm tall, that grows in eastern and southern Australia. It’s the most remarkable flower – it seriously looks just like a male duck in flight!
What a beautiful flower from a bud that looks like an acorn! Correa backhouseana is a species of flowering plant in the family Rutaceae. It is a coastal shrub, endemic to southern Australia. It grows up to 2 metres in height.
***This Spring Blooming Oriental Poppy, Papaver Orientale is a perennial flowering plant native to the Caucasus, North Eastern Turkey and Northern Iran, not the Orient as the name would seem to indicate.