trees have arrived

The postman delivered my new trees yesterday so exciting,  hope that I don’t kill them with kindness or pick too many leaves ..

from left to right Euc Globulus,  Euc Cordata,  Euc Cinarea,  Euc Mellidora and Euc Nicholi

Common names and the colour that may be yielded using alum as the mordant ( from Jean Carman’s book )

Tasmanian Blue Gum ( yellow)  Heart Leaved Silver Gum ( red )  Argyle Apple (crimson)  Yellow Box ( red rust ) Willow Leaved Peppermint (orange red )


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