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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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Nearly 20 acres worth of illegal crops were seized in Telopea Downs this week with an estimated value close to $9 million as part of the ATOs ongoing work to combat the illegal tobacco trade.
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.
Related Family Members in Book: Leucadendron, Leucospermum, Protea, Serruria, and Telopea
Relationship between time since the last fire and flowering in Telopea speciosissima R.
The 20km light rail will connect Westmead, Parramatta, Camellia, Telopea, Carlingford, Sydney Olympic Park and Strathfield, and will provide a frequent and reliable transport mode for growing and emerging precincts along that corridor.