18 thoughts on “To The Root Of The Matter

  1. Big tree roots have always been intriguing to me – I don’t remember much childhood, but do remember walking round a big tree near my grandparents’ graves, stepping on the enormous roots all the way round the tree.

  2. The surface root patterns here are beautiful. Knowing that the effective root system of a tree is within 24 inches of the surface, somehow I can’t avoid thinking about these lovely fingers grasping for nourishment for the old tree. A wonderful image.

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