The tree and the tortoise

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On a trip to swish and stylish Palm Springs, I also wanted to sample the sights and outsider spirit of the “high desert”, so drove 50 minutes to the town, and national park, of Joshua Tree. The trees (real name: yucca brevifolia) are really plants, while the tortoise sculpture is a nod to one of the park’s many reptile species.•

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