Photo of the Day – 2015-05-27

Redwood1890-20150520-_DSC0303_DxO-2This was something new for me. I imagined that acorns needed to be ‘planted’ or buried to sprout and develop into an oak tree. But it seems Mother Nature has worked out alternatives. You can make out the candle shaped ‘trunk’ that burst out from the acorn pointing up, and the ‘roots’, less visible, heading for the dirt. (May 2015)

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