On my morning walk around the Balmain waterfront park in Sydney today, a parrot, and on the way home, in a suburban garden, a flower: the bird, a The Rainbow Lorikeet, (Trichoglossus haematodus) is a species of Australasian parrot found in Australia, eastern Indonesia (Maluku and Western New Guinea), Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. In Australia, it is common along the eastern seaboard, from Queensland to South Australia and northwest Tasmania. Its habitat is rainforest, coastal bush and woodland areas. (Wikipedia).
The rose is a rose is a rose.