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Silver Princess

Silver Princess flower


Silver Princess in bloom


Wattle bird

Wattle bird feeding on silver princess flowers



24 comments:

  1. What an unusual looking plant, I love the bold colour

    Thank you for linking up

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    1. It's one of our favourites, we've planted one of these trees in our front yard. I can't wait until it grows up.

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  2. So pretty and delicate and the most amazing rich colour

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    1. They are quite delicate aren't they? I guess that's what inspired their name.

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  3. What fantastic photo's, love the bird sipping at the nectar #MySundayPhoto

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    1. That's a wattle bird. They are quite the bully.

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  4. What amazing flowers. I was so struck by them I almost didn't notice the lovely bird! Fab #MySundayPhoto

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    1. These flowers are one of Australia's prettiest that's for sure.

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  5. Beautiful shots Stella, the colours are just gorgeous. - Tasha

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    1. I love the colours of silver princess too - there is a yellow version but it's less striking

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  6. Beautiful photos!
    They are gorgeous flowers! They are so pretty!

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    1. You should see a whole tree covered in them. It's amazing.

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  7. So: interesting, attractive, different (I love different). Great photos, you even shot the bird! And what a beautiful name. :)

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    1. It's fairly commonplace in these parts, but it's still amazing to see in full bloom.

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  8. Such a beautiful flower Stella. I recently found one that looked like that but had golden tips and it was cylindrical. Nature never ceases to amaze with its variety!

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    1. Did you take a photo? I would love to see.

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  9. Stella, you take the most amazing photos!
    I love these, especially the bright pinks of the flowers.
    If you hadn't put the bird by itself pic in there, I'd never have seen him in the others! lol

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    1. He's well camouflaged isn't he? I was hoping to get a clearer shot of him - next time.

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  10. Those are pretty shots! Love the details =) #mysundayphoto

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    1. I can't wait to take the camera out again and get some more flower photos.

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  11. These are gorgeous. I don't think I've ever seen flowers like this before. Very pretty.

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    1. They are unique to Australia. I must see if I can capture the beauty of the entire tree to share with you all.

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  12. Wonderful photos Stella. I love the bird and the flowering gum. Such gorgeous blossoms. What is that bird? An eastern spinebill?

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    1. It's a western wattle bird. They are big bully's.

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