BUGGIN: George Harrison Memorial Tree KILLED By Beetles

July 22, 2014

George Harrison‘s memorial tree located at L.A.’s Griffith Observatory has ironically been done in by tree eating beetles, not a new band, the bug.

The pine planted in 2004 was in honor of Harrison‘s band, The Beatles, but that didn’t stop bark beetles and ladybug beetles from devouring the icon’s tree.

George Harrison tree Griffith Observatory BUGGIN: George Harrison Memorial Tree KILLED By Beetles


Click Photos To Enter Gallery!

Harrison’s pine had grown to more than 10 feet tall in 2013, LaBonge said, but the recent onslaught of beetles sadly proved to be fatal. Fortunately, though, the tree will be replanted, although exactly when this will take place remains to be announced. A plaque at the tree’s base reads: “In memory of a great humanitarian who touched the world as an artist, a musician and a gardener.” It also quotes Harrison himself, saying: “For the forests to be green, each tree must be green.” source

 
Harrison lost his battle to cancer in 2001 at age 58.



THECOUNT.COM - YOUR SOURCE FOR UNDERGROUND GOSSIP

FILE UNDER: "George Harrison Memorial Tree, the icon"




Obama L.A. Motorcade Prevents Woman IN LABOR From Crossing Street To Hospital

Obama L.A. Motorcade Prevents Woman IN LABOR From Crossing Street To Hospital

#Obama: Woman sitting on bench in labor as motorcade passes; not allowed to cross street to… instagram.com/p/q0D[View Post]


Justin Bieber FAKES Being DISABLED At Disneyland To Cut Lines?

Justin Bieber FAKES Being DISABLED At Disneyland To Cut Lines?

Justin Bieber spent all day at hopping rides at Disneyland, the entire time under the power of a wheelchair. Upon arriving at the Anaheim, Calif., themepark, Bieber, 20, immedia... [View Post]

And The Award For Best Laugh Goes To Joaquin Phoenix's Forehead

And The Award For Best Laugh Goes To Joaquin Phoenix's Forehead

Joaquin Phoenix's forehead is a star among itself.. So much so, it won the internet.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9UDVyUzJ1g&list=UUz77macHAwXXC-ctWd... [View Post]

CA Man Shoots And Kills Pregnant Woman Robbing His House

CA Man Shoots And Kills Pregnant Woman Robbing His House

Tom Greer, an 80-year-old Long Beach, CA., homeowner says he has no regrets after shooting and killing a woman who begged for her life saying she was pregnant. Greer returned home... [View Post]

Arizona EXECUTION Takes 2 HOURS Instead Of 10 Minutes

Arizona EXECUTION Takes 2 HOURS Instead Of 10 Minutes

Joseph Wood, convicted of double murder, was finally put to death by Arizona prison officials by lethal injection, but not after taking nearly two hours to complete the deed.. T... [View Post]

Obama L.A. Motorcade Prevents Woman IN LABOR From Crossing Street To Hospital

Obama L.A. Motorcade Prevents Woman IN LABOR From Crossing Street To Hospital

#Obama: Woman sitting on bench in labor as motorcade passes; not allowed to cross street to… instagram.com/p/q0DSPsmQwt/— Robert Kovacik (@RobertNBCLA) July 24, 2014 ... [View Post]


Up Next:


Tagged , , , , , , ,