Thumbnails
 
Stretching Pohutakawa

Stretching Pohutakawa

There are some interesting coastal Pohutakawas at Long Bay. The weather was threatening to rain at the time, and later, the hail that hit Auckland was impressive. This tree was stretching out towards the Whangaparoa Peninsula to the north. The coarse bark and twisted shape of the branches suited a black-and-white style.