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Canna yet to Bloom

Here is a photo of a Canna yet to bloom. There’s something rather plain about it, and yet I can’t help but find myself interested in how it appears. Perhaps its the way the plant almost appears as though it … Continue reading

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Erythrina crista-galli

It very much has been a long day and I was planning on doing some writing, but unfortunately (or fortunately, depending on how you view it) the need for rest currently supersedes everything else. Instead of writing, here’s what I … Continue reading

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Salvia farinacea

My understanding is that this is also known as mealycup sage. This photo was taken at The Royal Botanic Garden in Sydney. I was trying to capture the bee more than the plant, but I think I managed to do … Continue reading

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Red and White Hippeastrum

Could be known as an Easter lily, or a red and white belladonna, or a red and white¬†Amaryllis. There are a few names but I’ve been unable to find the specific one for this so I’m using the genus name. … Continue reading

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Acacia in Bloom

This was taken in 2018 whilst walking through Sydney Park. I’ve spent a bit of time trying to work out the specific type of acacia this is, but the best I can work out is some type of white wattle. … Continue reading

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Double Flowering Plum

It appears as though there are a few names for this particular tree. Including the one above, there is also Prunis bllreana (or Prunis x bilreana), cherry blossom blireana and cherry blossom plum. There are probably more, but I’ve spent … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 750: Period Known as “Spring”

And now the weather is warming up as we are currently in the second day of the period known as “spring”. It is known as that due to everyone suddenly having a bit more bounce in their step. They need … Continue reading

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Wattle

Might be a golden wattle, but not sure. The leaves seem a bit too small to be a golden wattle, but I know very little about plants, so if someone knows what type of wattle this is, then please let … Continue reading

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Camellia Japonica ‘White Nun’

Taken whilst wandering about near home. I don’t feel as though this is the best photo I could’ve taken. I’ve issues with how I’d set up the focus, but on the flip side the overall softness works with the petals, … Continue reading

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Canna indica

From what I understand, this one specifically is Canna indica var. flava. I saw this last year during one of the stops Fe and I made whilst we were driving around places south of Sydney. I think the lighting and … Continue reading

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