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Fulham Streamside Reserve: milk maids

Burchardia umbellata - sweet and simple. Please click to view full size.

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Fulham Streamside Reserve: dandelion clock


The beautiful delicate frame of seeds attracted my attention; the view looking down into it shows the (imperfect)geometry of its structure. Please click to view full size.

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Fulham Streamside Reserve: pink fingers orchid

My oldtime early favourite, Caladenia carnea – the Pink Fingers Orchid. Please click to view full size.

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Fulham Streamside Reserve: my favourite carnivore

Well okay, maybe not my favourite carnivore of all living things, but certainly my favourite carnivorous plant. I am besotted with these tiny insect-catchers, particularly when exhibiting such showy (albeit tiny) flowers as this… 9 more words

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Fulham Streamside Reserve: a candy striped spider

Here’s a closer shot of the spider orchid in the previous post – don’t you think it’s quite striking, with its candy stripes and curlicues? 6 more words

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Fulham Streamside Reserve: Lexia and the orchid

My mate Lex is a bit of a wildflower nut, and has been hunting around the local scrubs for orchids with a zeal bordering on obsession this springtime. 93 more words

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