Australian Travel and Culture

Australian Waratahs

Australian Plants - Flowers - Waratah
Native Australian Plants - Waratah

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 and Victoria

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.

The New South Wales Waratah or Telopea speciosissima is the floral emblem for the state of New South Wales.

Waratah Photos

NSW Waratah flower photo

If you would like to send in your Waratah photos, please contact us here.

>> Travel Australia>> Info Australia>> Plants in Australia
>> Australian Native, Waratah Flower

Australia Online

The Waratah is the floral emblem of the state of New South Wales.
New South Wales Flag

Native Plants of Australia
Australian Floral Emblems

Index Australia || About || Link to Us || Flag of Australia || Aboriginal Flag
Famous Australian Places : Sydney || Newcastle
Famous Australian People : Rupert Murdoch || Brett Whiteley
Australian Travel and Culture Portal Online