Scientific Name x 5 : Telopea speciosissima (New South
Wales Waratah), Telopea aspera (New England Waratah), Telopea
mongaensis (Monga Waratah), Telopea oreades (Victorian Waratah),
and Telopea truncata (Tasmanian Waratah).
Native to : Australian
Capital Territory, New
South Wales, Tasmania
The Waratah is a from the Telopea genus of the Proteaceae
family. There are five species of Waratah growing in different
regions down most of the east of Australia.
South Wales Waratah or Telopea speciosissima is the
floral emblem for the state of New
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