Sunday, March 14, 2010

a tree as a space

Few  urban and not so urban spaces which have been defined by this beautiful tree; royal poinciana (Delonix Regia).

Pic.1.  Traders in the shade of Royal Poincianas outside the church of Santo Domingo, Oaxaca, Mexico.
Pic. 2  Royal Poinciana against brick building in Mali.
Pic. 3  Royal Poinciana (Delonix regia) in full bloom in the Florida Keys.
Pic. 4  Royal Poinciana sandwiched between two colorful buildings, offering some welcome shade.Old San Juan,  Puerto Rico.
Pic. 5  Spring in Delhi with a Gulmohar (Royal Poinciana) in full blossom.
(Photos 1,2,3 from wikimedia & Photo 4 & 5 as in links.)

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