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Brachychiton incanus R.Br.
Kurrajong
A Brachychiton which grows near Wyndham in the  Kimberley region, Western Australia. It has lobed leaves and smaller flowers than other Kimberley species.





Brachychiton incanus Brachychiton  incanus
Description:Female flower Description:Flower - side view
Location: Five Rivers Lookout, Wyndham, Kimberleys, Western Australia Location: Five Rivers Lookout, Wyndham, Kimberleys, Western Australia
GPS coordinates:15˚26.9336S, 128°07.1210E GPS coordinates:15˚26.9336S, 128°07.1210E
Date of photo:13 July 2016 Date of photo:13 July 2016
Field No.:5012 Field No.:5012
   
Brachychiton incanus Brachychiton  incanus
Description:Fruit Description:Lobed leaf
Location: Five Rivers Lookout, Wyndham, Kimberleys, Western Australia Location: Five Rivers Lookout, Wyndham, Kimberleys, Western Australia
GPS coordinates:15˚26.9336S, 128°07.1210E GPS coordinates:15˚26.9336S, 128°07.1210E
Date of photo:13 July 2016 Date of photo:13 July 2016
Field No.:5012 Field No.:5012
   
Brachychiton incanus Brachychiton  incanus
Description:Flower and buds Description:Flowering tree on hill overlooking Wyndham
Location: Five Rivers Lookout, Wyndham, Kimberleys, Western Australia Location: Five Rivers Lookout, Wyndham, Kimberleys, Western Australia
GPS coordinates:15˚26.9336S, 128°07.1210E GPS coordinates:15˚26.9336S, 128°07.1210E
Date of photo:13 July 2016 Date of photo:13 July 2016
Field No.:5012 Field No.:5012
   

 

 

References (accessed 20 October 2016):

Guymer, G.P., (1989) A Taxonomic Revision of Brachychiton (Sterculiaceae), Australian  Systematic Botany, 1(3) 199-232

https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/5000

Rathie, Kerry A., (2014) Brachychitons: flame trees.kurrajongs and bottle trees, Kerry Rathie  

 

 

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Brachychiton incanus