Leaves at the base of the Puya raimondii plant damaged by stones
The leaves of this plant have been damaged by people throwing stones into the base of the rosettes, presumably to see how much weight they will support.
Photograph ID: Raimondii2013D9
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography 2013
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Property Release: No
Photograph size: 16.7 Mpixels (47.7 MB uncompressed) - 5000x3333 pixels (16.6x11.1 in / 42.3x28.2 cm at 300 ppi)
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