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Strange to see this "Autumn colour" mid winter on 7 July.Image

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Not much in the rain-gauge here this morning… oh, hang on! :-s
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^ Is that a weta of some kind? 0_o
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Orion wrote: Sat 17/07/2021 10:51 ^ Is that a weta of some kind? 0_o
Yep. Amazed that it managed to squeeze through the gauge's narrow 10mm funnel neck.
Certainly a lot weta now… lol :D
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cbm wrote: Wed 07/07/2021 12:49 Strange to see this "Autumn colour" mid winter on 7 July. ...
Quite usual for some species of trees:

https://northernwoodlands.org/articles/ ... nto-winter

and if used as hedging,
European Beech's foliage turns bronze in fall and clings to the branches through winter, providing year-round screening and privacy.
https://www.instanthedge.com/european-beech-hedge/
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Orion wrote: Thu 22/07/2021 08:55
cbm wrote: Wed 07/07/2021 12:49 Strange to see this "Autumn colour" mid winter on 7 July. ...
Quite usual for some species of trees:

https://northernwoodlands.org/articles/ ... nto-winter

and if used as hedging,
European Beech's foliage turns bronze in fall and clings to the branches through winter, providing year-round screening and privacy.
https://www.instanthedge.com/european-beech-hedge/
Thanks, you learn something every day. That tree probably has done that every year but I never noticed before.
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4 Peaks Range taken this afternoon.
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Here is a lovely photo I took yesterday of some crowcases in our garden.
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The beach was looking particularly fantastic this morning
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Some more pictures of our trip on Saturday over Mt. Cook.
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A nice view of the storms building, while out at sea today.ImageImage

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Panorama I took on my phone this evening at a local lookout, Musick Point. Weather was stunning.
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Been taking pics with my new phone the last couple days, here’s a couple from this evening
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Another photo of 2 contrails crossing each other observed from Geraldine late this morning around noon.
Interesting to see what levels the aircraft were? The crossing was about 10 minutes between each other.
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Ross Beach, West Coast, last Friday.Image

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A picture from Kapiti Island.
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Altocumulus “mackerel sky” taken on Tuesday morning
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Been beautiful weather down here in Central Otago this Easter WE.
Here is a photo of Lake Hawea I took today of it's western arm.
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Bought a new phone yesterday.
Here is a photo I took of the 4 Peaks range behind Geraldine.
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Takes a good pic _b
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Here's a photo I took of the blue dome skies this morning before cloud moved over late morning.
If you look carefully at the right hand side you can see a bit of a contrail from an aeroplane flying south.
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Sunset yesterday
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Here is photo I took today of some waves around the Patti Point area just south of Timaru.
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