In the shadow of this giant fir
, Dickens Carolers sing favorite holiday tunes as they stroll down Main Street, U.
trees fire off like rockets into the darkness above; walls revolve, revealing hefty stone hearths.
Two panels depicting elegantly charred stumps in studio settings flank the main image, a spacious colonnade of giant fir
trunks made mysterious by a ghostly figure in the middle ground.
Dolls dance magically, swan boats arrive for Clara and her prince and when we move to the forest giant fir
trees light up against a noble palace where lamps at twilight glow through the snowflakes.
Cardiff's trees * THE tallest tree in the city is a giant fir
which stands 150ft tall in Cefn Onn.
The giant fir
, which has been decorated with twinkling lights, was given and delivered by Bed worth-based Arbury Tree and Landscape Services and has been erected outside the main entrance.
DRIVING up the back roads of rural Aberdeenshire in search of Scotland's biggest Christmas tree plantation, I was expecting to come across a mighty forest of giant firs
In 2002, residents of the area tangled with county road designers over a plan to widen River Road that would have resulted in the loss of up to two dozen of the giant firs
But tomorrow Tore Andre Flo, a man who almost appears to have been modelled on one of his nation's giant Firs
, will attempt to redress the balance.
ahead, deer wake to your imagn'd silence, leap for their lives through cedar budding kinnickinnic giant firs
, breezes raising whitecaps racing toward you, & you await the moment when the wave line hits & you lift your eyes to the new sky where all the sleepers are finally pushing seaward skyward in a mad rush where the cranes lift themselves & are gone, as you are.
Only last August I'd prowled these same ranchlands--slipping through shadowy stands of giant firs
, towering redwoods, spreading oaks, and maples--in search of a record book buck.
Played at the Whitecaps' Swangard Stadium, in the Vancouver suburb of Burnaby, the setting could hardly have been more idyllic: giant firs
towered over the far stand, while great mountains rose in the distance.