A yellow candle,
Is a cylindrical Banksia.
A Glowing cone against
The dark green leaves
Is native to Australia,
Pretending to be a single flower
Conspicuous to lure the bees and birds,
To prepare the next generation!
Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning.
-William Arthur Ward-
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Botanists refer as Jacaranda Mimosifolia
A tree, native to Central America
Spread its roots near and far,
And line the streets everywhere.
When summer comes
Jacaranda blooms to hide her leaves
With magnificent purple panicles
Showing off her wealth to the world,
That I am here….
Brightly coloured fresh flower garlands take an important place in Hindu Culture. whether a happy or sad occasion, flowers take the central role in the ritual. At temples or at weddings, vibrant fresh flower garlands looks magnificent . In my ” Travel – Trails” I have clicked this flower stall at Pondicherry (Puducheri) town in South India.
This post is in response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Fresh.”