Tea family : THEACEAE (DILLENIIDAE) in Australia
including Camelliaceae, Malachodendraceae, and Ternstroemiaceae

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
  
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
&
Christine Ashe
  
Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

Camellia japonica
Camellia
Sydney, August 2006

Camellia japonica var. quercifolia
Fishtail Camellia
Sydney, August 2006

Camellia lutchuensis
Scented Camellia
Sydney, August 2006

Camellia sasanqua
Paradise Diana
Wyee, April 2007

Camellia sasanqua
Paradise Pearl
Wyee, June 2006

Camellia x vernalis
Yuletide
Wyee, April 20007

Camellia sinensis
Pink Tea
Wyee, May 20007

Gordonia axillaris
Fried Egg Tree
Sydney, March 2007

Caterpillars of some Butterflies and Moths in Australia favour species in THEACEAE for their foodplant, including:


Hypochrysops ignita

Orgyia australis

Ischyja manlia

Pholodes sinistraria

Homona spargotis

Athetis thoracica

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Australian
Australian Butterflies
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moths

(updated 3 January 2013)