Costa Rica, a long walk in warm rain, a giant tree made into a ladder by the Strangler Fig Vine holding me far above the jungle canopy created one of the best experiences of my life. they KILL the host tree
LOVE THIS: Wisteria Tree. Planting one now. Just stake your Wisteria & keep it pruned back each year. The vine will eventually grow into a tree. I'd estimate this Wisteria tree to be over 20 years old.
NASA - Blue Marble 2012 - Arctic View - Fifteen orbits of the recently launched Suomi NPP satellite provided the VIIRS instrument enough time (and longitude) to gather the pixels for this synthesized view of Earth showing the Arctic, Europe, and Asia.