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Anigozanthos or Kangaroo Paw

Pink Anigozanthos

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Pink Anigozanthos or Kangaroo Paw is a unique, exotic flower in a rather unique color. The most commonly seen color is yellow or deep red. It is native to Australia. It is a tufted evergreen, a rhizomatous perennial. They are more colorful in lower temperatures. This is because they react to their environment. Kangaroo Paw has a long flowering season from late spring to late fall, especially if you cut ...

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Anigozanthos – Kangaroo Paw

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Anigozanthos or Kangaroo Paw or Catspaw is a genus of Australian plants. It is from the Haemodoraceae family of plants. That is the Bloodwort Family. Jacques-Julien Houtou de Labillardière (1755-1834), first named this genus in his book, Relation du Voyage à la Recherche de la Pérouse. He was a French biologist who focused on Australian botany. He went on expeditions to Australia in 1792 and collected the specimen. Western Australia has ...

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