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

July 28, 2016


Filed under: Mount Albert,Trees — paul @ 7:07 am
Wonder Tree -- Idesia Polycarpa

Wonder Tree — Idesia Polycarpa

At the “Rocket Park” playground in Mount Albert one finds apair of rather tall Wonder Trees (Idesia polycarpa) – and right now they are laden with their grape-like pendents of bright red berries.

You guessed it: it’s a weed (introduced plant which spreads easily). Native to South East Asia.

1 Comment

  1. Weed or not, what pretty colour for those berries.

    Comment by William Kendall — July 28, 2016 @ 9:26 am

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