Thursday, 30 April 2015

1294 : Barking Mad


PALM TREE, SPAIN

When you think about it, most palm trees wear ridiculous coats. Oaks, and Ash and Sycamores sport staid, respectable, classic trunks; the Crombies of arboreal outerwear. But with palm trees some mad, hippy designer seems to have lost the plot, coming up with a design that would even raise eyebrows on a Paris catwalk.

5 comments:

Somerset Wedding Girl said...

Oh my! It's incredible when you get up close to trees and you see how beautiful they are and the sort of patterns and intricacies of them.

Helen Bauch McHargue said...

We take them for granted in California. Thanks for the alert...I'm going out to admire mine now.

Chairman Bill said...

Bloody foreign trees, coming over here and...

Little Nell said...

Being their tailor is no fun either. The ones in our garden are always wanting alterations done.

diane b said...

Nice textures but a messy tree to keep clean.