Gold/orange: Alstroemeria, commonly called the Peruvian lily or Lily of the Incas. Available in a wide range of colours.
Pink/red: Astrantia, commonly called masterwort or Hattie’s pincushion!
Lemon yellow/thistle-like seedhead: Urospermum dalechampii
Dunedin Botanic Garden, New Zealand. Photos taken 7-9 December 2020.
–taken by Liz except for photo 4 by Nigel.
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Next: note the thistle-like seedhead (edge of the garden, bottom of photo).
Next three photos: the thistle-like seedhead.
Next: recommend to click x2 on the image to get the full enlargement.
Below are the flowers that produce the thistle-like seedheads.
The flowers and seedheads of this plant are lovely!
Text and photos by Liz – except photo 4 by Nigel; Exploring Colour (2020)