Australian Alpine Plants

Australian Alpine Plants
                                          
                                         Cradle Mountain Tasmania 1,545m
                                         Walls of Jerusalem Tasmania 1,290m
                                         Mount Baw Baw Victoria 1,567m
                                         Mount Bogong Victoria 1,986m  
                                         Mount Feathertop Victoria 1,922m 
                                         Mount Hotham Victoria 1,861m
                                         Mount Kosciusko New South Wales  2,228m
                                         Mount McKay Victoria 1,830m
                            

Cradle Mountain, Lake Dove, Tasmania


Athrotaxis cupressoides Pencil pines on the edge of the many Tarns in the Walls of Jerusalem Tasmania.


Watchbed Creek near Falls Creek Victoria with the burnt snow gums in the back ground, re-sprouting from ancient underground lignotubers.


An Alpine Garden. Mt. Hotham


Aciphylla glacialis. Mt. Hotham


Baeckea gunniana. Bogong High Plains


Blandfordia punicea Cradle Mt


Brachycome nivalis. Bogong High Plains


Brachycome rigidula. Bogong High Plains


Brachycome spathulata. Bogong High Plains


Brachycome spathulata Alba. Bogong High Plains


Psychrophila introloba syn. Caltha introloba in snow melt  Mt Kosciusko


Psychrophila introloba syn. Caltha introloba dark form Mt Kosciusko


Celmisia astelifolia. Bogong High Plains


Celmisia sericophylla. Bogong High Plains


Celmisia sericophylla. Bogong High Plains


Craspedia glauca. Bogong High Plains


Craspedia glauca. Bogong High Plains


Ewartia nubigena right & Gnaphalium nitidulum left. Mt. Hotham


Ewartia nubigena. Mt. Hotham


Gentianella muelleriana ssp muelleriana (Muellers Gentian) 8th February 2016 (Chris)
Mt. Kosciusko


Gentianella muelleriana ssp muelleriana (Chris)
Flowers later in the season.
Mt. Kosciusko


Gentianella muelleriana ssp muelleriana (Chris Thank you)
Mt. Kosciusko


Goodenia hederacea. Bogong High Plains


Helichrysum acuminatum. Bogong High Plains


Helichrysum acuminatum in bud. Bogong High Plains


Helichrysum adenophorum Dinner Plain 2006


Helipterum albicans subsp alpine in bud, on the exposed feldmark areas of Mt Kosciusko 2006


Herpolirion novae-zelandiae. Bogong High Plains


Kunzea ericifolia. Bogong High Plains


Neopaxia australasica. Bogong High Plains


Nertera granadensis syn. depressa. Eastern Australia
this photo is from a cultivated plant.


Nertera  granadensis Kosciusko 1997


Nertera repens Dinner Plain Mt Hotham 2006


 Patersonia longiscapa. Long purple flag. Cape Liptrap Victoria


Patersonia longiscapa. Long purple flag. Damp Southern Heaths.


Pentachondra pumila. Bogong High Plains


Pimelea ligustrina. Bogong High Plains


Podolepis robusta in bud. Bogong High Plains


Podolepis robusta. Bogong High Plains (much loved by cattle)


Prasophyllum alpinum Leek orchid. Bogong High Plains


Prostanthera cunneata. Bogong High Plains


Pterostylis nutans. Green hood orchid.Tasmania


Ranunculus ? Mt Kosciusko


Ranunculus millanii in water, Mt Kosciusko


Ranunculus muelleri var. brevicaulis Mt. Kosciusko.


Ranunculus victoriensis. Bogong High Plains


Richea dracophylla Walls of Jerusalem Tasmania


Richea continentis. Bogong High Plains


Richea scoparia Tasmania


Scaevola hookeri. Bogong High Plains


Scleranthus biflorus in seed. Mt. Mc Kay


Sollya heterophylla Inverloch Victoria


Stackhousia pulvinaris. Bogong High Plains


Stylidium graminifolium. Bogong High Plains


Thelymitra venosa. Bogong High Plains


Trachymene humilis. Mt. Mc Kay.


Tripladenia cunninghamii (Otto)



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