On my walk today..Threadlike bark of Paperbark tree

I loved the almost thread-like character of this bark from a ti tree I think.









Fantastic textures to ….

Textured bark of treeI think this one is a cedar of some sort as is the one below. Fantastic texture to the bark.Cedar tree bark

This last one is at my house. It’s a Japanese Maple that I’ve grown from a tiny seedling that my father dug up from underneath the JM at his former house. Last time he was at my house he said he thought it was dead. IT’S ALIVE! And doing fine. yay.Japanese maple in early leaf