Telopea


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Noun1.Telopea - Australian evergreen shrubs: waratahsTelopea - Australian evergreen shrubs: waratahs
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Proteaceae, protea family, Proteaceae - large family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers; constitutes the order Proteales
Telopea Oreades, waratah - tall shrub of eastern Australia having oblanceolate to obovate leaves and red flowers in compact racemes
Telopea speciosissima, waratah - straggling shrub with narrow leaves and conspicuous red flowers in dense globular racemes
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Gott B (2008) Indigenous use of plants in south-eastern Australia Telopea. 12, 215-226.
The temporary Shaheed Minar decorated with colourful floral paintings was installed in a prominent place close to the Telopea Park in Canberra.
Roof replacements will occur over the next four years Alfred Deakin High School; Calwell High School (part re-roofing); Campbell High School; Dickson College (part re-roofing); North Ainslie Primary School; and Telopea Park School.
The similar red colouration of inflorescence by anthocyanin also had been demonstrated in Telopea sp.
The main vegetation species consist of Eucalyptus, Telopea, Banksia, Leptospermum, Hakea and Acacia sp.
Another bushfire was also seen near the town of Telopea Downs.
Other guest speakers included the effervescent Patrick Heiean from Questacon and our very own 2012 BHP Billiton and ISEF prize winning student, Jessica Garrett from Telopea Park School.
The Licence is immediately east of the Acer Energy's PEL 182 block and directly west of the Telopea and Keleary oil fields which have produced in excess of 2 million barrels of oil.
Further chapters discuss Xanthorrhoea grass tree medicines with descriptions of early botanical collections in Australia, the medical resource of grass tree resin and its uses as a food, fuel and varnish; floral emissaries covering areas such as Banks' Florilegium naming the genus Eucalyptus, Australian carnivorous plants, bottlebrush, Telopea, Banksia, Grevillea and Hakea.
Survey of colonial gelatinous blue-green macroalgae (Cyanobacteria), Telopea 9(3): 573-599.
The name of the blood-red flower, emblem of this country of sandstone and fire, means "seen from a distance." Telopea. It is a flower never quite present, part always of another time and place.
Related Family Members in Book: Leucadendron, Leucospermum, Protea, Serruria, and Telopea