In Oahu on the way to North Shore, I always love driving by the orderly rows of Pineapples in Wahiawa. The soil is a rusty red, and the pineapple stalks a luscious green. Two nights ago I was treated to a purple sunset... It all made for a nice palette of colors. I wondered why the earth is this color, and I found this quote from the Dole Plantation website FAQ, "The red earth of Wahiawa, which is famous in Hawai‘i for staining everything from clothing to pets with a permanent rusty tinge, is caused by decomposing volcanic ash that fills the soil with oxidized iron. This mineral-rich mixture may not be so good for your white t-shirt, but pineapples love it, and respond by growing big and sweet."
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- so niceMay 12, 2012
- Hi Tom, you make incredible pictures, best of anything i saw in my life, each one of them has taste, quality, right angle, composition, necessary brightness, idea and heart you put into it. Thank you very muchI will be sharing lots of them!!!!! Please more pictures of churches, i post them every Sunday.
thank you greatly for your wonderful job! Kind regards from Toronto.Oct 7, 2012
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