Naturally Rough

Challenge #89 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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In this challenge, show us examples of roughness in nature, where the texture of the subject is dominant. Show us craggy rocks, coarse tree bark, textured leaves....The subject should appear to be rough relative to its environment. Macro and close-ups welcome. Where possible, the subject should be outside in the natural environment. SIZE: 1,600px MAXIMUM ON LONGER SIDE.
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Rough yet gentle
Lichen Branch
Underside
Ice needles on the iron fence
Croc fish
Rock____
Rough Tongue
Sand bubbler crab
Russia, winter ice needles
escalante rocks
Weathered Piling Tops
Rock arch
Rock Art Structures
Birch bark
Tormented shrub
Rough as a Cat's tongue
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Sedimentary Rocks in a Country Road Cutting
Beetle with Rough Exoskeleton
Coarse Bark on a Eucalyptus Tree
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