Monday, 10 September 2007

More pea flowers

The drive through the national park at Glenbrook is very pretty at the moment. The forest understory is dotted with golden yellow pea flowers (like those I showed in late August), pale yellow wattle and every now and then these larger flowers. I've figured out the name of this one.


Photo: Large Wedge Pea (Gampholobium grandiflorum)

Words to walk with:
From Spring, the Sweet Spring by Thomas Nashe
"Spring, the sweet spring, is the year's pleasant king,
Then blooms each thing, then maids dance in a ring,
Cold doth not sting, the pretty birds do sing:
Cuckoo, jug-jug, pu-we, to-witta-woo!"

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