Day 21 - 30 days wild 2016 by stephanies

Day 21 - 30 days wild 2016

I regularly walk my dogs in a park very nearby. It is so beautiful. It has open fields and woods and ponds too. I walk there regularly at least 2-3 times a week. I have walked past this hollow tree so many times and in all honestly I have never paid any attention to it. So, looking up, I was pretty surprised to find that despite the fact that it has no middle at all, [pic 4 was taken with me standing right inside the tree looking straight up] its branches still produce leaves!

I looked this up and it seems so long as the bark is intact and connected from the roots up to the branches then the tree will survive. Pretty amazing really....
What an amazing tree. I love the one from the inside looking up. The colours and the textures really stand out.
June 21st, 2016  
Thank you Kas @wag864
June 21st, 2016  
very interesting tree!
June 21st, 2016  
Pat
These are the best! Love it.
June 22nd, 2016  
So cool! it stands the test of nature and time!
June 22nd, 2016  
Super collage. I realized that you are in the Uk. Wouldn't get too close to a tree like this in our bushland, it could be full of all sorts of interesting creatures including spiders and snakes.
June 22nd, 2016  
You've given this hardy stubborn tree the notice that it deserves. I admire how nature is so adaptable and resilient. Wish we humans were more respectful of our environment.
June 22nd, 2016  
Such a beautiful place to walk. Fabulous collage you've created.
June 22nd, 2016  
Beautiful collage of a resilient tree!
June 22nd, 2016  
Fav!
June 22nd, 2016  
Nice textures - Fav.
June 24th, 2016  
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