Tag Archives: Hamamelidaceae (Witch Hazel family)

Loropetalum chinense (Hamamelidaceae)

Loropetalum chinense, known commonly as the Chinese fringe flower, is a ornamental species of the witch hazel family, grown as a hedge plant in certain places around Cairns and the Tablelands.

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Neostrearia fleckeri (Flecker’s Hard Alder) (Hamamelidaceae)

The moment I laid my eyes on this plant I knew I was seeing something very significant. I was one of those moments in your lifetime of botany when you knew you were looking at a treasure. And indeed it … Continue reading

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