Ooh, my favorite!

Rainbow Eucalyptus
April 12, 2010, 8:35 am
Filed under: Nature

Oddly enough this tree is mainly used as pulp for white paper. Hrmm…kind of a shame, no?

The different colors come as the bark is shed in sections, and slowly changes shades from the bright green inner bark color to blue, orange, purple, then maroon.

[image via Wikimedia Commons, story from Kuriositas]

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This is seriously magical. I’ve never seen anything like it!

Comment by Bailey

So glad you like it! It was new to me too.

Comment by Natira

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