Tuesday, 13 April 2021

On the branch

 


I thought that the duality of lichen and emerging blossom on the branch made a pretty Spring statement.

Mr GBT took the photo as my dear little camera can't manage such a feat at that distance nor height. We have been out National Trusting. More tomorrow.

Arilx


6 comments:

  1. I thought for sure you would say that was frost. The effect is very beautiful though. Does the lichen eventually kill the tree?

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    1. Hi Debby. The lichens are non parasitic and are a sign of a healthy atmosphere. Arilx

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  2. Frustrated line-and-wash watercolourist that I am, I view Mr GBT's photo as worthy of framing. Imagine what Beatrix Potter could have made of it, as an image and as a backdrop for a story!

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    1. I like the sharp colours against the greyish green tones of the lichen. Arilx

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  3. Seeing all the colors pop-in other places sooner than my home area, is a great boost to my energy, mental health, and just overall well being. I can't complain about rain, as with each rain shower, more color seems to follow.

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    1. I look forwards to seeing what's happening where you are flower wise in the weeks/months to come. Arilx

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