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Giant Bamboo forest


atmospheric giant bamboo forest, bamboo is the tallest and fastest growing grass


subtropical valley


I spotted this at Jinshagou Nature Reserve. It was an extremely wet place. The concrete path through the reserve was insanely slippery. I had to walk very slow or walk beside it when I can. Thankfully I only fell once! It was a great small reserve that I had all to myself. It had many signboards in english about the different plants but it had nothing about the bamboo, the most abundant plant in the reserve! So I'm not sure which species this is. Very cool being inside a bamboo forest like this. Scenes from Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, where filmed in a forest just like this a few hundred kilometers from where I was.

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AntónioGinjaGinja 9 years ago

beautiful Dan,great spotting,i would love to be in a place like this,bambu is a awesome vegetable,allways facscinated me the bambu human culture :)

LarryGraziano 9 years ago

Great shots and wonderful place!

dandoucette 9 years ago

Thanks Karen!

KarenSaxton 9 years ago


dandoucette 9 years ago

Your welcome Noah and thanks for the kind comment. This place certainly had a magical feel to it.

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Noah Citizen 9 years ago

Once again, Dan is offering magic and dreams! Thank you!

dandoucette 9 years ago

Thanks Carol!

CarolSnowMilne 9 years ago

Oh wow! These photos are amazing!

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泸州市, 四川, Paracel Islands

Spotted on Dec 10, 2011
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