Extraordinary shot. Sydney - City and Suburbs
Wow this looks great ... like a jewel.
Interesting stuff ... looks a bit like amber. Is it similar?
I’m glad you asked me that, Chuck, because on checking my facts, I’ve discovered my photo is a resin nodule, not a sap one. Duh!Amber is fossilized tree resin.
I did not know there was a difference between sap and resin. I call everything that oozes out of a tree sap.What a ...
Apparently not.”Sap is the fluid that circulates through a plant's vascular system, while resin is the semi-solid amorphous organic substance secreted in pockets and canals through epithelial cells of the plant."
This is a gorgeous shot as well Vicki. I've just been admiring Alan's Eucalypt resin and this post popped up in the "You might also like" box.Definite inspiration in my next bush walk :D)
Thank you, Susan! Nature is full of gems like this. Enjoy your bush walk...
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