Moreton Bay figs from Old Petrie Town and Sydney Botanical Gardens (My own photos) Moreton Bay Figs, sometimes Australian Banyan, (Ficus macrophylla) come in all shapes and sizes, as you can see from the photos. The first two photos were taken at Old Petrie Town, not far from my home. These individuals are said to … Continue reading A Moreton Bay Fig in pen and ink
Finished at last. An old Lime, also known as linden or Tilia, in pen and ink on hot press watercolour paper. Lime trees, not to be confused with the citrus, were considered sacred in parts of Europe and it still have an important place in folklore.