The willows, which were brown sticks last week, are all green and fresh looking:
The blossom is just gorgeous by the Registry building (the original University of New Zealand) …
… and on the baby trees by the sculptures outside our newest lecture theatre building …
… which contains a café as well as the monster lecture theatre and some small seminar rooms:
I have no idea what this plant is - I was going to say flower, but I don't think it is a flower, I think it's one of those bract things - it's very eye-catching in the Botanical Gardens:
The camelias are out in force - I'm going to have to go for a walk through the rhododendron dell soon, it's coming up for that time.
This is the fancy sculpture at the main entrance to the Gardens:
It has cultural significance. Don't ask me what, but it has it.