This entry was posted on September 14, 2014 by seekraz. It was filed under Photos - Outdoors and was tagged with Coconino National Forest, Flagstaff Arizona, photography, tree in a cliff, Walnut Canyon.
That was one of the first things I marveled at when I moved out West . . . trees growing seemingly out of bare rock, and some are quite substantial.
. . . then again, they are well anchored if their roots are going through crevices in solid rock.
September 14, 2014 at 10:39 am
September 14, 2014 at 1:43 pm
Yes! and a perfect example of the perseverance of natural things. Aren’t the patterns in the rock fascinating, too.
September 14, 2014 at 2:56 pm
So many plants can get their roots anchored in what seems to be a teaspoon full of soil. It’s amazing!
September 14, 2014 at 4:38 pm
THe always amazing will to live!
September 14, 2014 at 10:25 pm
I love the message in your photo…Great job.
September 15, 2014 at 2:29 pm
I love this kind of thing – wonderful image!
September 15, 2014 at 7:31 pm
Quite a few folks ahead of me already said much of what I was thinking. I can only add that I love the image! 🙂
September 15, 2014 at 11:20 pm
Una Bella Imagen… Sin Duda Eso Si Es Agarrarse A La Vida Con Dificultad Extrema… Un Saludo.
September 16, 2014 at 12:15 am
I see many trees like this in my walks in Switzerland and each time I marvel at how these trees survive and how they establish themselves in these unlikely situations.
September 17, 2014 at 2:06 am
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