Tropical Bouqet

Tropical FowersHeliconias,gingers and antheriums bring beautiful splashes of colour to the tropical garden.  You will see these around Cairns and  in the Botanical Gardens which always have a diverse and colorful display of each of these species.

 

The Blue Garden

The Blue Garden is a diptych pair which features the Beehive Ginger flower with its ridges exaggerated with a modelling compound to give a 3D appearence.  Also the Lipstick palm with the red stalks, the Rostrata heliconia flowers hanging down and 3 red antherium flowers in the foregrounds center.  Bringing the Tropical outdoors into the home with a vibrant blue.  Check out the Beehive Ginger and the Croton painting.