Ken Hurst Park
Some photos I recorded during 2007 and 2008 in a native bush reserve in Jandakot.
I am grateful to Melville City Council for permission to take photographs in Ken Hurst Park.
with scientific names by Ken Patterson, Lesleigh Curnow and Eddy Wajon was also very much appreciated.
Copyright: Keith Lightbody Latest revisions: 2016

Bee/Dancing/Antelope Orchid
Caladenia discoidea

Clematis linearifolia

Basket Flower
Adenanthos obovatus

Grand Spider Orchid
Caladenia huegelii

Enamel Orchid
Elythranthera brunonis

Cowslip Orchid
Caladenia flava

? (caused by insects)

Isoodon obesulus

Tinsel Lily
Calectasia narragara (prev. cyanea)

Pearl Flower
Conostephium pendulum

Pixie Mop Leaves
Petrophile linearis

Autumn Leek Orchid
Prasophyllum parvifolium

Eremaea asterocarpa

Hovea trisperma

Sand Wattle Myrtle
Melaleuca thymoides

Tiliqua rugosa

Lyginia barbata (female)

Pink Myrtle
Hypocalymma robustum

Brown Pea
Bossiaea eriocarpa

Blue Fairy Orchid
Pheladenia deformis

Blue Boy Flowers
Stirlingia latifolia

Scarlet Robin
Petroica multicolor

Cotton Heads
Conostylis juncea

Cow Kicks
Stylidium schoenoides
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Snake Bush
Hemiandra pungens

Twining Fringe Lily
Thysanotus patersonii

Dwarf Sheoak (female)
Allocasuarina humilis

Donkey Orchid
Diuris corymbosa

Pale Rainbow Sundew
Drosera pallida

Snail Orchid
Pterostylis aff nana

Spider Orchid
Caladenia georgei

Pink Myrtle
Hypocalymma robustum

Dampiera linearis

Yellow Buttercup
Hibbertia hypercoides

Twining Fringe Lily
Thysanotus patersonii

Fire Bush
Daviesia physodes

Pansy Orchid
Diuris longifolia

Hovea trisperma

Pearly Beard Heath
Leucopogon conostephioides/oxycedrus?

Prickly Moses
Acacia pulchella

? ?

Leaping Orchid
Caladenia macrostylis

Golden Longheads
Podotheca gnaphalioides

Blue Squill
Chamaescilla corymbosa

Mayweed Sunray
Hyalosperma cotula

Prickly Pea
Daviesia triflora

Pink Rainbow Sundew
Drosera menziesii

Curry Flower
Lysinema ciliatum
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my quest for sites
(I am interested in locating other good sites for nature photography)

Veined Yellow Pea?
Nemcia reticulata/Gastrolobium reticulatum?

Pink Fairies
Caladenia latifolia

Blue Dampiera
Dampiera sylvestris

Hypolaena exsulca (male)

Pepper and Salt
Philotheca spicata

Clubbed Spider Orchid
Caladenia longiclavata

Carousel Spider Orchid
Caladenia arencola

Jug Orchid
Pterostylis recurva

Western Spinebill
Acanthorhynchus superciliosis

Blue China Orchid
Cyanicula gemmata

Basket Flower
Adenanthos obovatus

Grand Spider Orchid
Caladenia huegelii

Fire Bush
Daviesia physodes

Variable Groundsel
Senecio lautus

Purple Flag
Patersonia occidentalis

Black Cockatoo Skull
Calyptorhynchus latirostris?

Aniseed Boronia
Boronia crenulata

Stackhousia monogyna

Carousel Spider Orchid
Caladenia arencola

Basket Flower
Adenanthos obovatus

White Spider Orchid
Caladenia longicauda

Dark Banded Greenhood
Pterostylis sanguinea

? ?

Holly Leaf Banksia
Banksia ilicifolia

... next section still to be finalized ...

Pixie Mops
Petrophile linearis

Kangaroo Paw
Anigozanthos manglesii

Milk Maids
Burchardia umbellata

Grass Tree
Xanthorrhoea preissii

Banksia littoralis?

Western Grey Kangaroo
Macropus fuliginosus

Cats Paw
Anigozanthos humilis

Hairy Yellow Pea
Gompholobium to

Bristle Daisy
Asteridea pulverulenta

Hibbertia huegelii

Pink Fountain Trigger
Stylidium brunonianum

Seed Pods
Daviesia triflora

Camphor Myrtle
Baeckea camphorosmae

Macrozamia fraseri

Phlebocarya ciliata

Siloxerus humifusus/filifolius

Purple Tassels
Sowerbaea laxiflora

Blue Lady Orchid
Thelymitra crinita

Trigger Plant
Stylidium piliferum

Scarlet Runner
Kennedia prostrata

Seed Heads
Amphipogon turbinatus

Phaps chalcoptera

Carnaby's Black Cockatoo
Calyptorhynchus latirostris

Red Tailed Black Cockatoo
Calyptorhynchus banksii

... next section still to be finalized ...

Pineapple Bush
Dasypogon bromeliifolius

White Myrtle
Hypocalymma angustifolium

Splendid Fairywren
Malurus splendens

Prickle Bush/Stinkwood
Jacksonia sternbergiana

Dipucephala colaspidoides?

City of Melville

Twining Fringe Lily

Common Woolybush
Adenanthos cygnorum

Blue Devils
Eryngium rostratum

Butterfly Trigger Plant
Stylidium piliferum

Drosera stolonifera?

? ?

Red Beaks
Pyrorchis nigricans

Parrot Bush?
Banksia sessilis

Red Wattlebird
Anthochaera carunculata

Red Tailed Cockatoo
Calyptorhynchus banksii

Striated Pardalote
Pardalotus striatus

Midget Stylewort
Levenhookia pusilla?

? ?

Christmas Tree
Nuytsia floribunda

Eucalptyus todtiana

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Photos taken with a Canon 400D or 450D, 17-85 IS USM (f/4-5.6),
100 Macro USM (f/2.8) and 100-400 L IS USM (f/4.5-5.6)

Last updated 11 Dec 2016


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