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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Pine

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Shows a cut in the road - through granite (soft) with pine (probably Pinus pinaster) showing damage by wind. In back the plantation shows on mt. side. Soil is a rotten granite. In many places entirely new. In other places leached reddish clay like - reminds one continually of southern California soil. Occasionally the soil is dark at the surface. [Shantz travel journal, Aug. 18, 1919]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19190818_36078_m
Created: 
1919-08-18
City: 
Cape Town
City Then: 
Cape Town
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
South Africa
Country Then: 
South Africa
Province: 
Western Cape
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No