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Anigozanthos manglesii

Wikipedia Abstract

Anigozanthos manglesii, commonly known as the red-and-green kangaroo paw or Mangles kangaroo paw, is a plant species endemic to Western Australia, and the floral emblem of that state. The flower has become symbolic of the region. The display between August and November is remarkable for the high standing flowers occurring in urban and coastal regions. The species is not threatened, but is protected under state legislation. A license is required for collection from the wild.
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Allergen Potential [1]  Low
Structure [2]  Herb

Emblem of

Western Australia


W. & SW. Western Australia;



Species recognized by Govaerts R., 2014-09-05, WCSP: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000) 2Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
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