The blog of a systematic botanist of German origin, now working in Australia. It covers botany, phylogenetics, cladistics, science in general, freethought, and occasionally sillier issues.
Friday, January 17, 2014
Botany picture #132: Trochocarpa gunnii
Trochocarpa gunnii (Ericaceae), Tasmania, 2013. A group of shrubs standing at the shore of Lake Burbury near Queenstown. The flowers are so small and somewhat hidden between the tangled branches that at first I assumed the plants were not in bloom.