Jacaranda

It would be very remiss of me not to have a Jacaranda in Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: The letter J

You see, the city closest to where I live, Grafton, has the oldest floral festival in Australia, the Jacaranda Festival which begins tomorrow. Grafton has many Asian tourists at the moment coming to see the spectacular Jacaranda trees which line many streets and are in nearly every park in town. It is a fun time especially next Thursday when lots of the shops dress up and put on a show to entertain the tourists and locals. The streets are paved with purple and I even saw a Japanese tourist making a Jacaranda “snow” angel in one of the parks.

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CFFC

17 thoughts on “Jacaranda

  1. Jacaranda trees are absolutely gorgeous. Remember reading a book by that name “The Jacaranda Tree” and the book always remained with me in my memory and so does the tree. Thank you for sharing – MZ

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