Tuesday, December 02, 2008

trees

i'm going to be taking a lot of tree photos for the next little while and posting them on flickr. i thought i would spare textileseahorse readers unless there are particularly interesting ones (tree photos that is, not readers) but there is a piece brewing in the far reaches of my creative brain..... keep an eye on flickr if you are interested - they'll all be in a set called 'looking up trees' - natch..

this one is a date palm (i think) in the treasury gardens on my way to work yesterday morning - the metal band is to stop possums climbing up. quite a few trees around melbourne have these collars but enough bare necked trees remain to keep the possums happy

2 comments:

WEST COUNTRY BUDDHA said...

Why do you need to keep possums out of trees please?! Do they do a lot of damage, or do they have squatters rights? Apologies for ignorance on such things.

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