The wind blows violently in Scotland. So this tree was planted close to the house, in the shelter of their home.
Campus Martius 1762 by G Piranesi. Frontispiece: "Roberto Adam - britannico architecturae - cultori Ichnographiam Campi Martii antiquae Urbis - Johannes Baptista Piranesius - in sui amoris argomentatum." Depicts the ancient Campo Marzio (Fields of Mars) section of Rome.