As a native of the European Alps at altitudes of up to 2000m,
the common rowan tree, Sorbus aucuparia, is also known
as the mountain ash because it has similarly divided foliage
to the common ash, Fraxinus excelsior.
Celebrities and the elite unleashed tech-themed haute couture
at the Met Gala on Monday night in New York, lighting up the
Twittersphere much like a dress worn by actress Claire Danes.
Collection items at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum tell a
tale of love that conquered all in gold-rush Otago.
After visiting Tropical North Queensland, Elisabeth
Easther and her son give Fitzroy Island four thumbs up.