Dragon’s Blood Trees, Socotra

Dragon’s Blood Trees, Socotra

Dragon’s Blood Trees, Socotra

Photograph by Mark W. Moffett, National Geographic.

A full moon rises over the Diksam Plateau, where dragon’s blood trees grow in scattered groves. The limestone of Socotra’s interior plains formed when ancient seas covered the land.

Source: National Geographic @ http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photo-of-the-day/dragons-blood-trees-moffett/

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