Tuart 1

You mightn’t notice it at a quick glance, but the Tuart trees (Eucalyptus gomphocephala) are flowering in Perth at present. These trees are quite tall and the flowers are often well above ground level, so they are easy to miss.

Tuart 2

The buds look like tiny green icecream cones with rounded caps, which fall off to reveal the creamy white flowers inside.

Tuart 3

The ground beneath the trees is typically covered in a layer of the flower caps.

Tuart 4


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