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Through the Woodland and on the Systematic Beds, hoops of orange and yellow crown imperial bells sporting a tuft of bright green leaves are standing in joyful crowds.
Through the Woodland and on the Systematic Beds, hoops of orange and yellow crown imperial bells sporting a tuft of bright green leaves are standing in joyful crowds.
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Hakea suaveolens

This large shrub belongs to the large and diverse Proteaceae family common to south-west Australia and to Africa with just a couple of family members found in Chile, the diaspora of a family split up and dispersed upon the break up of the supercontinent Gondwana some 180 million years ago.
The branches are clothed in stiff, alternate needle like leaves which look to have caught and gathered white fluff in the axillary buds. These are the racemose flowers, which are followed by woody egg-shaped pods, often punched with holes and contained a single seed, resembling an old-fashioned rattle.

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