Gazetted in 1959, the Blue Mountains National Park covers 250,000 hectares and is located 60km from Sydney.
Mapping this area against PlantNet provides a list of 2,700 native plant species/subspecies - 100 of which are threatened species. The area also contains 60 gazetted weeds.
These webpages provide a collection of wildflower images. Its purpose is to showcase the native plants and allow their identification. One can't help to look in awe at the intricate beauty provided by these macro images.
Our wildflowers webpages contain over 250 species. The species have been divided into five webpages based on botanical families.
Families Mimosaceae and Myrtaceae
Wattles, eucalypts and tea-trees
Banksias, grevilleas, geebungs and hakeas
Families Fabaceae, Orchidaceae, Liliaceae and Iridaceaee
Pea Flowers, orchids, lillies and irises
Families Rutaceae, Dilleniaceae & Epacridaceae
Boronias, guinea flowers & heaths
Representing over 100 families. Including flannel flowers, trigger-plants and violets.