Photos / Sounds

What

Hen and Chickens Fern Asplenium gracillimum

Observer

jack4

Date

May 16, 2019 11:49 AM NZST

Description

Growing on semi coastal bank beneath podocarp /broadleaf forest remnant. Associated with A. bulbiferum. I cannot say I have seen such a delicate specimen of this species. All very darkly coloured.

Photos / Sounds

What

Hen and Chicks Fern Asplenium bulbiferum

Observer

jack4

Date

May 16, 2019 11:49 AM NZST

Description

Growing on semi coastal bank beneath podocarp/broadleaf forest remnant. Associated with A. gracillum. Last photo shows comparison with frond colour of the A. gracillum present.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jack4

Date

May 16, 2019 11:57 AM NZST

Description

Growing on semi coastal bank beneath podocarp/broadleaf forest remnant. Hairs present on underside of frond segments.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jack4

Date

May 16, 2019 12:17 PM NZST

Description

Growing on semi coastal bank beneath podocarp/broadleaf forest remnant.

Photos / Sounds

What

Karaka Corynocarpus laevigatus

Observer

jack4

Date

May 16, 2019 12:22 PM NZST

Description

Absolute beautiful large specimen. More than 25 m in height with a DBH of around 1 m.

Photos / Sounds

What

Button Fern Pellaea rotundifolia

Observer

jack4

Date

May 16, 2019 12:29 PM NZST

Description

Local, growing on semi coastal bank beneath podocarp/broadleaf forest remnant.

Photos / Sounds

What

Manuka Leptospermum scoparium

Observer

jack4

Date

May 16, 2019 01:17 PM NZST

Description

Single surviving tree in grazed remnant/pastoral area.

Photos / Sounds

What

Primrose Jasmine Jasminum mesnyi

Observer

jack4

Date

May 16, 2019 01:32 PM NZST

Description

Small yellow flowers forming, palmate leaves with almost square shaped stems. Looks like Cytisus scoparius but not sure.