Two Colours of Summer

Yellow and Purple usually are the colours of the arrival of summer in Bangalore….


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Here’s the yellow of the Tabebuia:

 

Tabebuia chrysantha) golden trumpet flower 210209

This is the purple of the Jacaranda:

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The African Tulip, by now, has almost finished flowering, and soon we will have carpets of yellow and purple…on the roads where BBMP spares these trees, that is!


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About Deepa Mohan 768 Articles
Deepa Mohan is a freelance writer and avid naturalist.

2 Comments

  1. Lovely pictures. These are the few pleasures that we have in this messy city today. Gone are the days when all the roads used to look colourful – red, yellow, violet and pink. May flowers are hard to find these days. The entire stretch of Hebbal road used to be a treat to our eyes. Now, it is like a desert road. Sad that Bangalore has entered the international map – people are only destroying its beauty at break-neck speed.

    Sudha Narasimhachar

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