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Venicie, part 3: no really--"walk streets"

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In order to make Venice California more like Venice Italy, narrow walkways were put in the neighborhood. These are lushly planted and adorable.



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I don't know what this shrub is, but the flowers indicate a kinship with blueberry.

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I think of jade as a medium sized houseplant, but here it was nearly a hedge.

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If this artist didn't intent to make this mosaic to look like a planarian, she missed the mark.

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Jurassic Park (1993)

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I was desperately hunting for bugs but only found a few sheet webs.

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There's something so delightful about a strip of artificial turf penetrated by a few blades of living grass.

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weofodthignen
Feb. 22nd, 2016 10:49 am (UTC)
I knew about the canals but not about the walk streets. Nice.

I've yet to see artificial turf subverted by real grass - good for the grass!
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