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Fruit of Wedding bush ( Ricinocarpos pinifolius  Ricinocarpos pinifolius Click/tap to enlarge

Fruit of Wedding bush ( Ricinocarpos pinifolius

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''Ricinocarpos pinifolius'' is a plant of the family Euphorbiaceae native to Eastern Australia. It was first described by French botanist René Louiche Desfontaines. Its showy fragrant white flowers are a familiar sight to bushwalkers in the spring, and are used locally in flower arranging. This plant is also called a "wedding bush" because it's white leaves represent it. On each flower, there are 5 pecks of leaves on them.

Similar species: Malpighiales
Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Nov 8, 2018. Captured Nov 7, 2018 21:19.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/22.0
  • 1/197s
  • ISO1600
  • 200mm