The Transformative Effect of Snow

potted acer with now on branchesIt’s interesting how snow reveals patterns and textures and highlights things that might go unnoticed in normal circumstances when there is the distraction of colour. Daylily shoots form a necklace of green at the foot of the tulip tree, the olive tree with its coating of snow is reminiscent of William Morris’s willow design, the Japanese acer’s delicate elegance is even more evident and grasses become snow fountains.

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green shoots appear through the snow grass with snow makes a fountain effect snow rest heavy on the olive leaves potted acer with now on branches
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2 thoughts on “The Transformative Effect of Snow

  • January 22, 2013 at 9:28 am

    Thank you Mark & Gaz. I see things are looking pretty over at Alternative Eden too, much to the cat’s delight..

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