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Kingsmill's Mallee flowers (and bees)

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Eucalyptus kingsmillii

Flowers can be white, cream, yellow, pink or red.

Distribution: inland Western Australia (Pilbara Ranges)

Kings Park, Perth, Australia

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Mallee definition: a small trees, namely a low-growing bushy Australian eucalyptus that typically has several slender stems.

 

The photo has note describing "operculum" of the flowers flowers.

   

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Taken on January 23, 2012