Bark

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River Birch,  Acer rubrum drummondii

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Sweetgum, Liquidambar styraciflua

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Ironwood, Carpinus caroliniana

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Loplolly Pine, Pinus taeda

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Oak

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Bark.  Largely ignored until it catches the fancy of an artist or photographer.  Definitely worth a second look especially this time of year when many trees are no longer adorned in their eye catching leaves.  Every tree has its own signature design on its trunk and branches.

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5 Comments on “Bark”

  1. Holleygarden says:

    Love that river birch! And the ironwood, too. This reminds me that I want a paperbark maple!

  2. Great pictures, I love bark! Even chocolate bark.


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