Painted Eucalyptus

Category: Sense of Place

 

Photo and caption by Shubhra Pandit

These trees have multi-coloured streaks that cover the trunk. Patches of outer bark are shed annually at different times, showing the bright-green inner bark. This then darkens and matures to give blue, purple, orange and then maroon tones.

Location: Road to Hana, Maui, Hawaii

 

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