Bird Attracting Tree


Near the house, a previous owner¬†has planted a row of native trees that are not necessarily native to our area, but which are both beautiful and bird attracting. ¬†Today I am going to write about the second smallest of these trees, which I am pretty sure is a Paperbark, but I can’t identify exactly which … Continue reading Bird Attracting Tree

Bark, Leaves, Buds and Fruit


There are very few native flowers in bloom at the moment, the grasses are drying out, and the trees – always prominent in our landscape – are capturing my attention more each day. This is partly because I’m learning about bushfire habits, and partly because I received a field guide to trees as a gift … Continue reading Bark, Leaves, Buds and Fruit