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9.TWENTY-SEVEN.16

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Arbutus menziesii.

Exfoliating bark of the Madrone tree.

Bark shedding is thought to follow excess heat and sunburn.

Or as a method of eliminating insects and lichen.

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One thought on “9.TWENTY-SEVEN.16

  1. What a smart tree! Shedding its bark when it gets overheated. Seems like we do that also with our “bark” (clothes) – layer by layer to cool off.

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