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No matter where its seed falls, it makes a tree which struggles to reach the sky. It grows in boarded up plots and out of neglected rubbish heaps. It grows up out of cellar gratings.
It is the only tree that grows out of cement. It grows lushly It would be considered beautiful except that there are too many of it. But he cannot save them from fools. Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree. Trees can cool houses in the summer. A city lot with 30 percent plant cover provides the equivalent cooling necessary to air condition two moderately sized houses 12 hours a day in the summer. There may be something in this:but when I go down the potato rows, the rays of the sun glancing upon my shining blade, the sweat pouring down my face, I should be grateful for shade.
May you fare well in this chosen place.
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It is regarded as the cradle of the race and the dwelling-place of the supreme god to whom all things are subject and obedient. That would be good both going and coming back. One could do worse than be a swinger of birches. But any tree Will talk to me.
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They will stand after we are dust. They teach us, and we tend them. The gardener objected that the tree was slow growing and would not reach maturity for years. The Marshall replied, 'In that case, there is no time to lose; plant it this afternoon! If people's hearts can be like the trees, they will not be off the Way. But trees were different in different places. The tree was the framework within which one "flew" to these Otherworlds. And since the exploration of sacred space was also a quest into the nature of human consciousness, the tree was regarded as an image of the ways in which we, humans, are constructed psychically.
It was a natural model for our deepest wisdom, our highest aspirations. They grip the ground as though they liked it, and though fast rooted they travel about as far as we do. They go wandering forth in all directions with every wind, going and coming like ourselves, traveling with us around the sun two million miles a day, and through space heaven knows how fast and far! She is one of millions of beings who provide our air, our homes, our fuel, our books.
Working with the spirit of the tree can bring us renewed energy, powerful inspiration, deep communion. To plant a pine, one need only own a shovel. And still flourish he a hale green tree When a hundred years are gone!
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When we use the tree respectfully and economically, we have one of the greatest resources on the earth. We know that to observe the divisions and ignore the connections is to destroy the tree. Or worse, defoliates to facilitate hunting down his brother man. This in turn allows the Buddha to manifest through the leaf. It is not difficult to shed the layers of modern life and find one's more subtle or primitive beginnings.
Somewhere from deep within the spirit and majesty of each single tree steps forth and at once one can find themselves transported to a world of shadow and shade. But the other day, when I looked at the pine trees bending before the cold blasts from the mountain, I suddenly realized the meaning. You see, all the boughs, branches, twigs, and leaves simultaneously bend to the wind with tremendous vigor.
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A vast and majestic tree is greater than that. Japanese Maples: Momiji and Keade by J. Vertrees and Peter Gregory, How beautiful, how welcome, how wonderful the evergreen! When one thinks of it, how astonishing a variety of nature! In some countries we know that the tree that sheds its leaf is the variety, but that does not make it less amazing, that the same soil and the same sun should nurture plants differing in the first rule and law of their existence. Nevertheless, I dislike The way the ants crawl In and out of my shadow. Each leaf a signal of past joy, drifting here within my heart.
Don't it always seem to go That you don't know what you've got Till it's gone. They paved paradise And put up a parking lot. Her ways are good ways, and all her paths are peaceful, She is a tree of life to all that lay hold upon her. It does not need to adopt new and startling methods. By each spot the most unholy, by each nook most melancholy, there the traveller meets, aghast, sheeted memories of the Past.
Shrouded forms that start and sigh, as they pass the wanderer by. White-robed forms of friends long given; In agony, to the Earth - and Heaven. But, after all, sentiment is mingled with most that's best in life. Everything is simply happy. Trees are happy for no reason; they are not going to become prime ministers or presidents and they are not going to become rich and they will never have any bank balance. Look at the flowers - for no reason. Just shared your article, this is what I really fear the most. We plant too many mahoganies and non-native ornamental plants. Our Baranggays, towns and cities are named after the our native trees Maynilad, Calumpang, Bakawan etc.
Like Liked by 2 people. Hopefully the DENR learns about it and adjusts their reforestation priorities. We planted around mahogany trees in laguna. I wanted to get rid of them last year after learning that mahogany is a dominant self centered tree. When typhoon Glenda hit us onky 16 remained. Nature is now giving me a chance to replace them with our native species. Hi Mike! I read somewhere a long time ago about the perils of planting non native trees to reforest our country. Just take a look around whenever a strong typhoon has passed by.
The native trees like narra, lauan, molave, coconut, etc are relatively intact with only a few broken branches, while the imports like mahogany, acacia rain tree are usually fallen or badly broken. Maybe a factor to planting Mahogany is its use for construction.
Are they being planted to be harvested via illegal logging?? Hi Drei! A big reason why Mahogany was imported to the Philippines was for construction materials because they grow fast and need little help. Unfortunately, they became a problem when people started falling in love with it a little too much and started planting it outside of lumber plantations which are supposed to be isolated from natural forests.
Its very informative and challenging. Conserve our environment the right way. Can we consider this as reforestation program as the govt rep. Thanks Klarenz! You can read about in this manual. Thanks for the feedback Noreen! I was really wondering how people would react to that metaphor.
What do you think would be a good alternative to it? You can actually choose the picture that will show when you share it on Facebook. I have attended a planning on tree planting which will be implemented very soon, and I learned that not all mahogany are exotic trees. There are species of mahogany which are natives in the Philippines. Examples are lawaan and apitong. They are both species of mahogany.
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Thanks for reading Mark! Calling them Philippine Mahogany may have added to the confusion that lead to people planting the exotic type. Good question! Here are some of the more direct things that come to mind: 1.