Thought to be the Narrow Winged Wattle or Acacia stenoptera
Meaning of name: Acacia is from the Greek word acis, meaning a pointed instrument. Stenoptera is from the Greek words stenos, meaning narrow, and pteron, meaning wing. Found from Geraldton to Ongerup.
A plant to 1 metre tall. The flowers are produced for much of the year but particularly May to September. Very small flowers

Photo taken in Baldivis Nature Reserve Western Australia July 2012

Olympus E520 ISO 100 macro lens

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Enchanted Flowers Group 13/07/2012
WA Red Bubbles Group 14/07/2012

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acacia stenoptera, narrow winged wattle, wattle, acacia, australian native plant, yellow, macro, baldivis nature reserve, western australia, kalaryder

I live in beautiful Western Australia, where we are lucky to a wonderful diversity of wildflowers, many of which appear in my portfolio.

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  • Michaela1991
    Michaela1991about 2 years ago

  • Thank you

    – kalaryder

  • Thank you

    – kalaryder

  • Sandra Lee Woods
    Sandra Lee Woodsabout 2 years ago

    Greatcapture

  • Thank you

    – kalaryder

  • lynn carter
    lynn carterabout 2 years ago

    it looks like crystals, lovely xx

  • Thanks Lynn

    – kalaryder

  • Fred Mitchell
    Fred Mitchellabout 2 years ago

    They look like pearls, small pearls and have similar beauty.

  • Thanks Fred

    – kalaryder

  • Rosalie Scanlon
    Rosalie Scanlonabout 2 years ago

    Gorgeous image and flower.

  • Thank you

    – kalaryder

  • Julie  White
    Julie Whiteabout 2 years ago

    Outstanding beauty.

  • Thank you

    – kalaryder

  • aprilann
    aprilannabout 2 years ago

    Congratulations are in order because not only has your image been Featured in the Enchanted Flowers group….

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    Your beautiful flower has been chosen to participate in the July Voucher Challenge!

    Please click on the banner below to arrive at the challenge page and enter this image into the July Voucher Challenge.

    your host – April

  • Thank you very much for hte feature

    – kalaryder

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignabout 2 years ago

    Thank you for adding your work to The Best of RedBubble!

  • Karen Stackpole
    Karen Stackpoleabout 2 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature in my ‘UP CLOSE’ selection for 14.07.2012

  • Thank you very much for this feature :)

    – kalaryder

  • Esther's Art and Photography
    Esther's Art a...about 2 years ago

    Amazing detailed captured. Is that honey dew? Or nectar on the flower. Fantastic!

  • Just morning dew I think

    – kalaryder

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