a field guide to the planet - by Damon Ramsey
The beautiful plants of the open seasonally dry woodlands of tropical Asia...
Pterocarpus sp. 'Padauk', (Kulen Prontemp, Cambodia).
Cassia sp. (Kulen Prontemp, Cambodia).
The distinctive long winged fruits of Dipterocarps.
Careya aborea, 'Kumbhi' (Hindi), 'Slow Match Tree', (Kulen Prontemp, Cambodia). Found in closed and open habitats throughout tropical Asia.
Thinking of travelling again after everything settles down? The first expedition I am booked to work on after the virus is Micronesia, New Guinea & Indonesia in 2021 with Silversea. Meanwhile I am giving a lecture on the Sunshine Coast (Australia) on the "Sounds of suburban south-east Queensland".