Sri Lanka, mostly flowers and other wildlife!


Now did they say this was the “cannon ball tree”?

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-well there was one on each side of the entrance, so significant!IMG_9257

Nice tree!——–and nice cow, seen from bicycle, marked for the owner—-

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-and Lotus flowers, gathered, primped and sold in vast numbers for worshippers at Buddhist temples to present.

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tree called Sri Lankan Laburnum, sorry about the focus!

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Tree might appear later!-meantime, is this Frangipani, or am I mixed up?

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Jack fruit and monk to scale——

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Monkey, only a few sorts in Sri Lanka.

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AHA! the so called Sri Lankan Laburnum, you can see where they are coming from—-

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Someone give me a name for this–

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Lizard?

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Only joking! –but this might be a flower which will grow in UK but not in Scotland, far too cold.

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-nice tho, as is this, reliably informed it’s “blue star” and not found anywhere else.

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and below is the flower of the tea camellia, plant escaped from cultivation—

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very nice–

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He was close by, but now for a rest and a different topic——–

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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