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#TreeSquare #3: Smoke Trees

And if you look carefully you will spy the tops of a couple of trees. Yup this is is a #TreeSquare too! I know I know only part of a tree again, and they are not even real today. However the only rule is that your photograph must be square.

Becky B.

Thanks for linking to Cee’s and my #PPAC (Photographing Public Art Challenge) with this post, Becky.

In this month’s square’s challenge I will start at home and spiral farther and farther from home to share different tree species in my travels. All of these posts will work for both Becky B’s Squares and Cee’s Flower of the Day, #FOTD

Cee’s Flower of the Day

Prescott Walk #14 Smoke Tree Lane

No, in this case where there is smoke does not mean there is fire -thank goodness!

Smoke trees, like most deciduous trees don’t give off much personality in the late fall and winter, so Smoke Tree Lane made no sense until April. They looked like plumb trees at that point. We weren’t positive what a smoke tree was until we visited the Woodlake Botanical Garden in mid-May and Olga Jimenez identified the tree below.

Smoke Tree in Woodlake Botanical Garden

On May 29th Smoke Tree Lane looked like this.

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Hi, I'm Marsha Ingrao, a retired educator and wife of a retired realtor. My all-consuming hobby is blogging and it has changed my life. My friends live all over the world. In November 2020, we sold everything and retired to the mile-high desert of Prescott, AZ. We live less than five miles from the Granite Dells, four lakes, and hundreds of trails with our dog, Kalev, and two cats, Moji and Nutter Butter. Vince's sister came with us and lives close by. Every day is a new adventure.

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