Kangaroo paw

Names, Descriptions, Photos & Maps

Find plants by scientific or common name, synonym, colour & more.


Western Australia’s Journal of Systematic Botany.

Interactive Identification

Identify a plant using morphology and geography.


Search within 811,920 voucher specimens collected State-wide.

Plant of the Month

We highlight a green plant, alga or fungus found in Western Australia each month.

Scientific Library

Find scientific publications relevant to the Western Australian Flora, sourced internationally.

Recent Projects

Find out what we have been doing with plant data.

Read our news or subscribe to it for automatic updates. (What is a news feed?)

News item thumbnail July Plant of the Month: Decaisnina angustata
1 Jul 2020

Decaisnina angustata is a common Kimberley aerial stem-parasitic shrub (mistletoe) growing on a wide variety of hosts

News item thumbnail New to Nuytsia
30 Jun 2020

Thryptomene planiflora (Myrtaceae)

News item thumbnail New to Nuytsia
23 Jun 2020

Tecticornia enodis (Chenopodiaceae)