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5 years, 10 months ago Posted in: Australian Plants, Sydney Plants 0
Burchardia umbellata (Milkmaids)

Family Cochicaceae A conspicuous inflorescence, borne at the end of a long, slender stalk, consisting of a number of white, star-like flowers, each about 1.5cm across. The centre of each flower is red. The plant has two grass-like leaves. Habitat: grassland, forest and heath. Flowering: Spring Distribution: Widespread in Sydney. Also New South Wales south [...]