My images are not in the public domain. All images are ©Elaine Teague. All rights reserved. They should not be published, transferred, reproduced, modified or used in any way or in any part thereof without my written permission. If you wish to purchase any of my images you may safely do so through this site.
Canon 450D (Canon lens 18-55mm)
Taken in Albany, Western Australia.
Also known as Scarlet Banksia, Waratah Banksia or Albany Banksia, endemic to South Western Australia.

More of my Australian Natives Photography

Blooms – 25 July 2014
Protaceae Family Group – 19 May 2012
Enchanted Flowers – 17 May 2012
WA Red Bubbles – 12 March 2012
Western Australia – 10 October 2011


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Thank you for looking at my work. I use a Canon 450D and 7D with Canon and Tamron lenses. Some of my work is manipulated in software, often using textures and sometimes blending with 2 or more images.

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  • Elaine Teague
    Elaine Teaguealmost 3 years ago

  • Vickie Emms
    Vickie Emmsalmost 3 years ago

    I can’t imagine seeing this is person Elaine. It looks like it has little springs all around it. Beautiful flower and image

  • This is my favourite of the Banksia species Vickie. It is a very beautiful flower. Thanks for commenting.

    – Elaine Teague

  • relayer51
    relayer51almost 3 years ago

    I’ve never seen anything like it before. Wonderful shot Elaine.

  • LOL! You would have to come to WA to see this Mark. I am not aware of them growing anywhere other than Australia. Perhaps Africa.

    – Elaine Teague

  • Lyn Evans
    Lyn Evansalmost 3 years ago

    What a lovely shot Elaine ;-D

  • Thanks very much Lyn.

    – Elaine Teague

  • missmoneypenny
    missmoneypennyalmost 3 years ago

    I love your shots of these plants – beautifully captured

  • Thanks very much Chris. This one is my favourite of the banksia species.

    – Elaine Teague

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkealmost 3 years ago

  • Catherine Hamilton-Veal  ©
    Catherine Hami...almost 3 years ago

    What an unusual flower dear Elaine,it’s wonderful.x

  • It is a beauty this Banksia Catherine. My favourite. Thanks for commenting.

    – Elaine Teague

  • pennyswork
    pennysworkalmost 3 years ago

    Lovely shot of this stunning Banksia Elaine:))

  • Thanks very much Penny.

    – Elaine Teague

  • Chris Paddick
    Chris Paddickalmost 3 years ago

    It’s a wonderful image Elaine… I look out for these when ever I am down there…
    Nice N sharp too…

  • Thanks very much Chris. They don’t seem to grow in many places, but I have seen a bush of them in Bridetown.

    – Elaine Teague

  • kalaryder
    kalaryderalmost 3 years ago

    This is gorgeous. Congrats on your feature

  • Thanks very much Kala.

    – Elaine Teague

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