Live Oak Pasture Near Santa Rosa
The California oaks have peculiar picturesqueness; and among them the live oak has especial distinction. The specimens here shown reveal the influence of prevailing winds, in that their trunks depart from the perpendicular, but they have the characteristic sturdiness of their tribe, and they constitute a feature of the landscape that is appreciated by every lover of nature.
This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 11 Chapter 9