The blog of a systematic botanist of German origin, now working in Australia. It covers botany, phylogenetics, cladistics, science in general, freethought, and occasionally sillier issues.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Botany picture #69: Callistemon pollandii
Callistemon pollandii (Myrtaceae), Australian National Botanic Garden, 2013. This pretty treelet is known as the gold-tipped bottlebrush because of the striking contrast between the yellow anthers and the red filaments.