Solved What are these beautiful trees, please?

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  1. Fat Controller

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    We spotted these when out and about the other day - very striking and pretty - what are they please?

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    pete Growing a bit of this and a bit of that....

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    I'm tempted to say Tamarisk but not at this time of the year.
    Think its a bit late for flowering.
    Have you got a close up?
     
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    Sorry @pete - the best I could do maybe is crop the original image. Bear with me.
     
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    We have looked at this FC and think it may be Tamarisk:)
     
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      We have looked at this FC and think it may be Tamarisk :phew:
       
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        Don't know if this helps....

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          You are a right pair! :biggrin:
           
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            Thank you all - another one for the wish list :)
             
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            pete Growing a bit of this and a bit of that....

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            @Fat Controller , it grows like the clappers, I'm betting those we cut back in early summer to be in flower this late.
             
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              If ever there was one :loll:
               
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                I thought that there are two species, @pete? One flowers in Spring, the other in summer? Pentandra syn. ramosissima is the later flowering one? Mine's flowering at the mo, at least the bits that the hornets haven't eaten :wallbanging:
                 
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