FOTD – October 10 – Geraldton Wax Flowers

My Geraldton Wax bush (Chamelaucium uncinatum) is nearing the end of it’s blooming season, but still looks glorious. Here are a couple of close-ups’ of these remarkable, if slightly small, flowers. 🙂

(Click on image to open in a new window and click again to expand) 🙂 lovewillbringustogether - Geraldton Wax1The silvery-green globes are early buds which turn into the pink globes, that then literally look like they burst out from liquid wax!  🙂

.
lovewillbringustogether - Geraldton Wax2

If you look closely you can see that the tips of the ‘wax splashes’ contain the anthers which hold the flower pollen. 🙂

.
.

link to:

Cee’s Flower of the Day – October 10, 2019 – White Dahlia

.

love.

4 comments

I welcome comments - share the love!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s