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Platycercus elegans

Crimson Rosella at Isaacs, ACT

Platycercus elegans at Isaacs, ACT - 18 Jun 2016
Platycercus elegans at Isaacs, ACT - 18 Jun 2016
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Identification history

Platycercus elegans 19 Jun 2016 ArcherCallaway
Platycercus elegans 19 Jun 2016 Mike

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User's notes

Eating lavender.

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Mike wrote:
   20 Jun 2016
This is a patch of lavender I have not tried to get rid of, so it is good to see the native birds making use of it.

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Araujia sericifera (Moth Plant) at Isaacs, ACT - 2 May 2023 by Mike Austrostipa densiflora (Foxtail Speargrass) at Isaacs, ACT - 2 Nov 2022 by Mike Rumex crispus (Curled Dock) at Isaacs, ACT - 12 Sep 2022 by Mike Araujia sericifera (Moth Plant) at Isaacs, ACT - 4 Sep 2022 by Mike Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Isaacs, ACT - 4 Sep 2022 by Mike Rubus parvifolius (Native Raspberry) at Isaacs, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by Mike Leucochrysum albicans (Hoary Sunray) at Isaacs, ACT - 10 Sep 2021 by RAllen Leucopogon attenuatus (Small-leaved Beard Heath) at Isaacs, ACT - 30 Aug 2021 by Mike Lavandula stoechas (Spanish Lavender or Topped Lavender) at Isaacs, ACT - 30 Aug 2021 by Mike Passiflora caerulea (Blue Passionflower) at Isaacs, ACT - 22 Nov 2020 by Mike Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Isaacs, ACT - 8 Sep 2020 by Mike Leucopogon attenuatus (Small-leaved Beard Heath) at Isaacs, ACT - 16 Aug 2020 by Mike Medicago arabica (Spotted Burr Medic) at Isaacs, ACT - 25 Jun 2020 by Mike Stachys arvensis (Stagger Weed) at Isaacs, ACT - 25 Jun 2020 by Mike Arctotheca calendula (Capeweed, Cape Dandelion) at Isaacs, ACT - 25 Jun 2020 by Mike Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Isaacs, ACT - 10 Oct 2019 by Jpflett@tpg.com.au Passiflora caerulea (Blue Passionflower) at Isaacs, ACT - 2 Feb 2019 by Mike Bossiaea buxifolia (Matted Bossiaea) at Isaacs, ACT - 14 Jan 2018 by Mike Araujia sericifera (Moth Plant) at Isaacs, ACT - 14 Jan 2018 by Mike Passiflora caerulea (Blue Passionflower) at Isaacs, ACT - 20 Oct 2017 by Mike Lavandula stoechas (Spanish Lavender or Topped Lavender) at Isaacs, ACT - 20 Oct 2017 by Mike Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Isaacs, ACT - 20 Oct 2017 by Mike Araujia sericifera (Moth Plant) at Isaacs, ACT - 20 Oct 2017 by Mike Acacia boormanii (Snowy River Wattle) at Isaacs, ACT - 21 Aug 2017 by Mike Acacia buxifolia subsp. buxifolia (Box-leaf Wattle) at Isaacs, ACT - 21 Aug 2017 by Mike Acacia buxifolia subsp. buxifolia (Box-leaf Wattle) at Isaacs, ACT - 21 Aug 2017 by Mike Muscari armeniacum (Grape Hyacinth) at Isaacs, ACT - 29 Aug 2016 by Mike Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Isaacs, ACT - 26 Jul 2016 by Mike Leucopogon attenuatus (Small-leaved Beard Heath) at Isaacs, ACT - 19 Jul 2016 by Mike Lavandula stoechas (Spanish Lavender or Topped Lavender) at Isaacs, ACT - 18 Jun 2016 by Mike
Araujia sericifera (Moth Plant) at Isaacs, ACT - 2 May 2023 by Mike
Austrostipa densiflora (Foxtail Speargrass) at Isaacs, ACT - 2 Nov 2022 by Mike
Rumex crispus (Curled Dock) at Isaacs, ACT - 12 Sep 2022 by Mike
Araujia sericifera (Moth Plant) at Isaacs, ACT - 4 Sep 2022 by Mike
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Isaacs, ACT - 4 Sep 2022 by Mike
Rubus parvifolius (Native Raspberry) at Isaacs, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by Mike
Leucochrysum albicans (Hoary Sunray) at Isaacs, ACT - 10 Sep 2021 by RAllen
Leucopogon attenuatus (Small-leaved Beard Heath) at Isaacs, ACT - 30 Aug 2021 by Mike
Lavandula stoechas (Spanish Lavender or Topped Lavender) at Isaacs, ACT - 30 Aug 2021 by Mike
Passiflora caerulea (Blue Passionflower) at Isaacs, ACT - 22 Nov 2020 by Mike
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Isaacs, ACT - 8 Sep 2020 by Mike
Leucopogon attenuatus (Small-leaved Beard Heath) at Isaacs, ACT - 16 Aug 2020 by Mike
Medicago arabica (Spotted Burr Medic) at Isaacs, ACT - 25 Jun 2020 by Mike
Stachys arvensis (Stagger Weed) at Isaacs, ACT - 25 Jun 2020 by Mike
Arctotheca calendula (Capeweed, Cape Dandelion) at Isaacs, ACT - 25 Jun 2020 by Mike
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus (Satin Bowerbird) at Isaacs, ACT - 10 Oct 2019 by Jpflett@tpg.com.au
Passiflora caerulea (Blue Passionflower) at Isaacs, ACT - 2 Feb 2019 by Mike
Bossiaea buxifolia (Matted Bossiaea) at Isaacs, ACT - 14 Jan 2018 by Mike
Araujia sericifera (Moth Plant) at Isaacs, ACT - 14 Jan 2018 by Mike
Passiflora caerulea (Blue Passionflower) at Isaacs, ACT - 20 Oct 2017 by Mike
Lavandula stoechas (Spanish Lavender or Topped Lavender) at Isaacs, ACT - 20 Oct 2017 by Mike
Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Isaacs, ACT - 20 Oct 2017 by Mike
Araujia sericifera (Moth Plant) at Isaacs, ACT - 20 Oct 2017 by Mike
Acacia boormanii (Snowy River Wattle) at Isaacs, ACT - 21 Aug 2017 by Mike
Acacia buxifolia subsp. buxifolia (Box-leaf Wattle) at Isaacs, ACT - 21 Aug 2017 by Mike
Acacia buxifolia subsp. buxifolia (Box-leaf Wattle) at Isaacs, ACT - 21 Aug 2017 by Mike
Muscari armeniacum (Grape Hyacinth) at Isaacs, ACT - 29 Aug 2016 by Mike
Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Isaacs, ACT - 26 Jul 2016 by Mike
Leucopogon attenuatus (Small-leaved Beard Heath) at Isaacs, ACT - 19 Jul 2016 by Mike
Lavandula stoechas (Spanish Lavender or Topped Lavender) at Isaacs, ACT - 18 Jun 2016 by Mike

Location information

Species information

  • Platycercus elegans Scientific name
  • Crimson Rosella Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 5 Abundance
  • 18 Jun 2016 03:18 PM Recorded on
  • Mike Recorded by
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