Who has enough spare time to go around painting these yellow stripes on trees?

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Comments (9)

((Ospr3y)) on April 30, 2010

Haha. Great shot and title, Jethro!

Kenny Wharton on April 30, 2010

So who spilt the paint?

David Brown Photogra… on April 30, 2010

I don't know if you guys have seen this but it should give you a good explanation. Liam will know all about this but Kenny I know you will find this interesting.

Thanks both for visiting and admiring our no parking yellow lines.

((Ospr3y)) on April 30, 2010

Yeah. It was like that here. There was a great big cloud of pollen over us.

Here is a photo I took of it It was one Facebook. :)

Best Wishes!


Kenny Wharton on April 30, 2010

AH - I have seen this over here after a shower. Sometimes the roadside is awash with pollen. I have never seen it as a cloud though.

Jethro How did you know I would find it interesting?

Kevin Childress on May 1, 2010

Nice! I'll have to add Falls Lake to my to-do list ... looks like lots of interesting nooks 'n crannies to explore around there!

David Brown Photogra… on May 1, 2010

Kenny as you are a fellow Brit with an enquiring mind I would find it strange if you were not puzzled my our two week deluge of yellow poster paint powder that we get every year. I have seen it 15 times and I am still amazed by it.

Kevin this is the no-engines part of Falls Lake called Beaver dam the great thing is that the water is high right now and the water lilies almost non existent so you can indeed go poking about up the inlets and little creeks. Thats exactly what we'll be doing tomorrow.

Warmest regards to you both.

trikermike on May 2, 2010

Oh do, dot bore bluddy bollen id da admusphere!

I ged a bad dose of blogged dose and can't say Plub Jab when that stuff is around!

I like the photos and the craik, but the snuffles are not a good scene!


David Brown Photogra… on May 3, 2010

Yep, it was bloomin' awful Mike while it lasted. You'd have hated it, I am sure.

This is long leaf pine pollen. Now we are just ending our oak pollen period. Soon I will be able to go outside again. Then it'll be too bloomin' 'ot!

Nivver mend eh!

Hope your doin' allreet under the circumstances (thar on thee 'puter, so life can't be all bad). I'm really chuffed to hear from thee. Grand as owt sythee y'all - Jethro

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