A boy left his bike chained to a tree when he went away to war in 1914. He never returned, leaving the tree no choice but to grow around the bike. Incredible that this bike has been there for 98 years now!
Maples are one of my favorite top 5 plants ever... and this image clearly shows why. How could anyone look at such a perfect Acer palmatum specimen & not be inspired to plant one. Autumn in the Japanese Garden, Portland, Oregon, USA.
The Easter Island Heads have full bodies... It makes one wonder. Many of them wore large hats that are large and cylindrical in shape with a smaller top piece above that. There are some Easter Island Heads that are still wearing their hats that you can see here: http://www.travel-to.info/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/moais-de-playa-de-anakena.jpg