CB&WPC: Tucson Fences & Gates

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge this week is fences and gates.

I found some unique fences in Tucson, Arizona.

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This fence is made of ocotillo branches, woven together. Ocotillo is a type of desert plant like a cactus. Its long, thin branches grow upward from the ground, and each one contains prickly spines!

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My cousin lives in a cooperative community called Milagro. The houses are pretty much the same design, and this fence & gate is in front of one of her neighbor’s.

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Rudimentary fence and fancy gate in the garden of the artist deGrazia’s studio.

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We walked around an interesting neighborhood in Tucson with some creative gates, like this one. The fence itself is wire, blending in with the desert plants that climb up it.

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This one was more conventional, but I liked the wreath (it was just before Christmas) and the fruit-laden orange trees!

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Ultra modern, less inviting. You can’t see the house, giving the feeling that the residents want to keep people out!

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