Timorese Eucalypt 1

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Comments (5)

George Sled on March 22, 2008

This is excellent, Ian. I like the white bark against the blue sky (with just a trace of white in it). Don Albonico has some similar from California that you might look at and compare.

Ian Stehbens on March 22, 2008

Thanks George.

As I walked beneath it along the esplanade road the sunrise was illuminating it and whichever view I took, it was going to be at right angles to the light, so I knew it would have sharp and clear colour.

As I was not at home in Australia, though knowing Timor to be part of the same biome, I was pleased to see a eucalypt for both of these reasons.

Cannot tell you which species of Eucalyptus or Angophora though.

I will locate Don's folio.

Kind regards,


George Sled on March 22, 2008

Hi, Ian. I'm still awake although we just finished Easter dinner with a full house of children, spouses and grand-children...now I'm ready for a nap! Here is Don's tree to save you searching.

will mead on June 26, 2009

The contrast of colour, although simple, is highly effective!

Ian Stehbens on June 27, 2009

Thanks very much, Will.


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    by Ian Stehbens