baumzaehlen - Primeval Forests & Their Trees

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Xanthostemon chrysanthus (golden penda, Myrtaceae)

 

 

X. chrysanthus dominates creek banks; the large X. chrysanthus, centre, has epiphytic Schefflera actinophylla (umbrella tree) on its lower trunk. Daintree National Park, Queensland, Australia, at 10 m.
X. chrysanthus, bending over the creek from the right; Syzygium monimioides (satinash), bending over the creek from the left. Monkhouse Timber Reserve, Queensland, Australia.
Musgravea stenostachya (grey silky oak), the pale trunk, right; Acacia celsa (hickory wattle), reddish trunk next left; X. chrysanthus, big dark trunk with foot in water behind big triangular stone. Monkhouse Timber Reserve, Queensland, Australia.
River bank with Archontophoenix alexandrae (Alexandra palm), background, with leaf in foreground; X. chrysanthus, trunk leaning left. Monkhouse Timber Reserve, Queensland, Australia.