Auckland – West                          Mainly West of Queen Street – seen through my lens

August 8, 2014

Chinaberries

Filed under: Henderson Heights,Sky,Trees — paul @ 7:06 am
Chinaberry Tree (Melia Azedarach)

Chinaberry Tree (Melia Azedarach)

I found this fine example of a Chinaberry Tree (Melia Azedarach) in San Marino Drive, Henderson. Also known as White Cedar, Persian Lilac and Umbrella tree. The fruits are poisonous to humans, and it appears that they are not too popular with birds either.

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3 Comments

  1. That’s a kind of tree I’ve never heard of.

    Comment by William Kendall — August 8, 2014 @ 10:05 am

  2. Beautiful shot!

    Comment by Antonina — August 9, 2014 @ 3:32 am

  3. Nice composition and I like the deep blue sky!

    Comment by Peter B — August 9, 2014 @ 12:00 pm

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