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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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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 762: By The Ocean

Alright, so we’re galloping headlong into the end of the week, or something like that, but there’s still a lot to do, or something like that, and some such nonsense or something or other and so on and so forth … 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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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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Trees Fill The Scene

There’s a lookout slightly over two kilometres from where I live. It’s not the biggest nor the greatest lookout, but it does allow for an appreciable view. I feel as though there is a strong sense of distance in this … Continue reading

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Hardenbergia violacea

Here is a photo of what I feel is a rather pretty collection of flowers that I saw yesterday. Most of them are yet to fully bloom, which I feel adds a sense of youth to the image. I feel … Continue reading

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Downward Leaves

This photo I like mostly due to how it displays details and depth. I think it probably could’ve been a little bit brighter. There’s a sense of space that doesn’t quite carry across when you’re in the actual area. It … Continue reading

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Ficus macrophylla

AKA Moreton Bay fig AKA Australian Banyan. I’ve been familiar with this tree for quite a long time, but the last time I saw it (before this shot) was roughly nine to ten years ago. Still the same tree and … Continue reading

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Autumn Trees

These trees are situated in one of NSW’s state forests. I was trying to capture the mound surrounded by the trees at an angle that captured the trees’ height and made the shot kind of look dramatic. I should’ve gone … Continue reading

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