Random bits of inspiration – foliage

shades of purple lilac violet orchid lavender

Sargents juniper, this 250-year-old tree in Japanese Tokoname ware, have finely textured dark foliage, very dense wood, and are easily cultivated. Photo Jonathan Singer

Palm Patterns 1 by Deborah Younglao

Lauhala (leaf) bowl.  Leaves from the Hala tree (Pandanus tectorius).


If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has the power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive. ~ Eleanora Duse

Carp and Waterfall with Autumn Foliage Japanese mid to latter half of the 18th century Koshiba Keizan


Author: verdant1

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