Archive for 'Sapotaceae'

Spiniluma discolor

On the highest peaks of Socotra you’ll find magnificent deciduous trees like this one. Some were finished shedding leaves whilst others were in yellows or reds like the temperate autumns. I think this is an Euphorbiaceae, but need input. Endemic. Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: NIKON D4 Focal length: 210mm ISO: 1250 Shutter speed: 1/320 s

Spiniluma discolor

On the highest peaks of Socotra you’ll find magnificent deciduous trees like this one. Some were finished shedding leaves whilst others were in yellows or reds like the temperate autumns. I was definitely entering their very last moments before the season of rest, so this is perhaps more a developing fruit than that of a […]