kangaroo paw


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kangaroo paw

any plant of the Australian genus Anigozanthos, resembling a kangaroo's paw, esp the red-and-green flowered A. manglesii, which is the floral emblem of Western Australia: family Haemodoraceae
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STEP TWO Mass together kangaroo paw, cut stems to length and insert into vase.
I have never heard of kangaroo paw flower but if this is anything to go by I am a fan.
The kangaroo paw seeds germinated more and more readily, regardless of exposure to smoke samples.
And what could be more Australian than the kangaroo paw? Getting these attractive flowers to distant markets in perfect condition however, requires suitable post-harvest storage and transport procedures.
"Some of the Australian imports, like kangaroo paw, were easy to propagate.
Kangaroo paws (anigozanthus) are a wonderful bunch of plants from Australia with thick grassy foliage and large numbers of fuzzy 'kangaroo paw' shaped flowers.
In promoting the revamped Aussie line, Clairol is stressing its heritage, including such ingredients from Australia as Kangaroo Paw and Queensland Macadamia Nut.
The bridesmaids wore full-length chiffon gowns with halter bodices, each in a different autumn color, complemented by bouquets of mango calla lilies, Leonidas roses, chocolate cosmos, and kangaroo paw. Noelle Sherridan Hill, niece of the groom, served as flower girl.