Friday, October 14, 2005

Bombastic flower

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Flower of the canon ball tree, Penang Botanical Garden, Penang, 2003.

2 comments:

Lucia Lai said...

bombastic flower? haha. what a name you gave it, kervin. bombastic as in grand, pompous speech or bombastic something to do with bomb seeing it is from the CANON ball tree.

anyway, it is inded a lovely flower. found in penang too and how come i didn't notice it.

Kervin said...

Saw it near the entrance to the botanical gardens, didn't know what it was until Aunt lilian posted a pic as well and someone gave the name, interesting as the pods grow straight from the trunk of the tree