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Phoenix dactylifera - Date Palm


Phoenix dactylifera - Date Palm (Phoenix dactylifera - Date Palm)

Date Palms at a shopping center in Mission Valley, San Diego, CA.



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Date palms against a beautiful blue sky has to be a firm favourite scene/look of mine.
I've liked this for years :)
Lovely.

29 May, 2009

 

What a Stunning Car Park :)

29 May, 2009

 

This is beautiful.

29 May, 2009

 

Louise1:

Thank for the kind compliment on this photo!

Jacque:

It is a car park, isn't it..lol.

Muchaella:

Thank you for the comment.

30 May, 2009

 

Great symmetry! terrific photo! Who ever planned and executed that planting was an artistic genius!

2 Jun, 2009

 

Lori:

It's actually quite common to see the date palms in shopping center parking lots planted like this...they're
all the same.

2 Jun, 2009

 

Then it must have been your photographic skill at picking the right angle!
I can see why it would be used again and again..it is most effective eye candy.

3 Jun, 2009

 

Lori:

I just lucked out with the lighting conditions this day...no photographic skill involved. lol.

These tall date palms are trucked in from the desert and used in many landscaped shopping centers because of their extreme drought tolerance.

3 Jun, 2009



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