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Pink flowering gum with bees.

A young small tree we planted a few years ago has a nice cluster of flowers on it now (with a couple of bees hanging around it). It's supposed to be a 'summer' flowering gum, but ........ some flowers are appearing now (climate change is going to have far more effects on us as it worsens).
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It is a cultivar of the Corymbia ficifolia (formerly Eucalyptus ficifolia) & named "Summer Beauty" with pink flowers. It is grafted onto Corymbia maculata (syn. Eucalyptus maculata) root stock that grows successfully in the eastern states of Australia.
Anyhow, here it is with a couple of bees on it.


K5258014 by Ross, on Flickr

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Re: Pink flowering gum with bees.

Fine picture and I liked the botanical biography as well.
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Fine picture and I liked the botanical biography as well.
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