Friday, August 6, 2010

And on to tree wrapping...


















What's this all about?

5 comments:

  1. I guess he doesn't want those cute little birdies to eat his fruit.

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  2. That's to keep the pests off, possibly moths, possibly birds. Sorry for such a boring response.

    J

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  3. As Kitty said, this is a tree helmet. People are too accepting of moths and birds with anti-arboral attitudes, so they put too much responsibility on the trees for their own not really concrete theoretical safety. It is quite similar to the situation with bike helmets: Way more trees in Denmark have these things.

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  4. I'm so glad nobody suggested anything along the lines of "tweehuizig" (dioecious) :-)
    Yet.

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  5. Hmmmm... keeping butterflies (and thus their caterpillars) at bay; protecting young leaf-buds from strong wind or sweltering sun?
    L

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