Native of the Week: Kennedia

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Kennedia is a genus of plants that is comprised of 16 species, which are all native to Australia. They are evergreen climbing plants with woody stems. They usually have pea like flowers of various colours from black, to dark red and yellow, to pink and trifoliate leaves. The genus was named by Etienne Pierre Ventenat after John Kennedy, a partner in the renowned firm of nurserymen, Lee and Kennedy of Hammersmith, London.

About Geraldene

I'm passionate about People and their Connection to the Natural World. To supporting projects and ideas that result in Earth Care and harmony. I'm very interested in Indigenous Wisdoms. I'm a mum of two lovely kids, daughter and friend. I love travelling and meeting people. I am keen on being responsible and creating the world around me.
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