Next I researched what I wanted as ďtree leavesĒ. Most people are using moss of some form; but IMHO I didnít think it looked realistic. So I finally settled on MonteCarlo. Itís a bit more high tech; but thatís OK Iím up for the challenge.
I found & ordered a 6x6Ē mat of MC for sale on eBay; which actually came in pretty good condition.
And so I made my tree: