Pictures of Trees ~ Karen's Whimsy
These lovely Pictures of Trees feature trees in nature settings with close-up images of their leaves, flowers, and fruit.
Noyer royal – Inventaire du Patrimoine Naturel
Cet arbre est repris à l'inventaire scientifique depuis le 29 juin 2012. Mesuré à une hauteur de 1, 50 m, son tronc présente une circonférence de 193 cm (mesuré en !!annee!!). (Juglans regia, Noyer royal, Woluwé-Saint-Lambert, Hof ter Musschen)
The Men of the Trees
These pictures and their accompanying text are taken from a beautiful old book on tree identification written by R. ST. Barbe Baker, the self-styled founder of the wonderfully-named The Men of the Trees, an organisation I know nothing about, but wish I had belonged to. The book came out in the 1940s, so all of it is now copyright free. I post this material for those of you who are of a Crafty persuasion (you know who you are;) and anyone else who is interested and would find the information…