Trees come in many different shapes and sizes. There are
about 750 types of trees in North America and about 100,000 in the
world. Over 100 experts reviewed 1170 forest surveys to determine
there are 390 billion individual trees in the Amazon and roughly
Trees are one of the few organisms that continue growing for
many years at pretty much the same rate its whole life. They grow to
be the largest of all the plants!
Here's Some Really Unique Looking Ones. Enjoy! :)
Brazilian Grape Tree (also known as Jabuticaba) does not use
branches to grow fruits. It grows its fruits and flowers directly on
This rock formation is called Chapel Rock. The tree you see on
top of the rock is only kept alive by its root bridge on the left.
Tule Tree. One of the ten greatest trees in the world.
500 year old candelabra redwoods growing in the 'Enchanted
Forest' on Shady Dell in California.
The Angel Oak, Beloved Charleston Landmark. Thought to be the
oldest Oak in North America, if not the World at over 1500 years
Perhaps Britain's Scariest Tree?
This unique tree is called Eucalyptus deglupta, commonly known
as the Rainbow Eucalyptus, and also known as the Mindanao Gum, or
the Rainbow Gum. It is the most colorful tree in the world.