Trees are indispensable components in the environment. They are wonderful organisms of the natural landscape. Trees not only provide us shelters and food, they also give all living things warmth and protection. We can see trees everywhere on earth, but there are some of the strange and amazing trees that you may have not ever seen before. These trees are so famous for their extremely unusual sizes or shape. They have been molded by Mother Nature into species of their own and can be named as the strangest trees found on the planet.
Tree of Life in Bahrain
People call it the “tree of life” because of its survival in the midst of desert without water during four century. The local inhabitants believe the site where the tree is located was the actual location of the Garden of Eden.
The Tree of Life in Bahrain is among the world’s mysteries and it is also considered as one of the strangest trees in the world.
Chapel-Oak of Allouville - Bellefosse in France
The Chapel Tree is one of the most famous trees in France with over 1,000 years old. It’s not only a tree but also a building and a religious monument.
General Sherman tree in the United States
General Sherman is about 2500 years old tree with the height of 83.8 meters. The tree is located in the Giant Forest of Sequoia National Park in the United States
Tule Tree in Mexico
Tule Tree is the most famous tree in Mexico. Although the tree is not the largest or the oldest tree in the world, it has no contenders for its widest girth.
Wollemi Pine in Australia
The Wollemi Pine, found in Sydney, Australia in 1994, has made the history because of its efforts to exist in the wild. It is now called “the crown jewels of the botanical world”.
Cashew tree in Brazil
This is the largest cashew tree in the world. Located in Pirangi, Brazil, the tree looks like a forest and bears 8,000 fruits a year.
Baobab tree in Madagascar
Baobabs are one of the most attractive trees in the world. It is located in Madagascar and sometimes called the ‘Teapot Baobab’.
Silk cotton trees of Ta Prohm in Cambodia
There are many trees growing in the most astounding way in Ta Prohm Temple, Angkor Thom of Cambodia. In the photo, the silk-cotton trees look like snakes.
Dragon Tree in Canary Islands
The Dragon Tree is said to be between 650 and 1,500 years old. It is found at one of the Canary Islands. When the tree is cut, it will exude a red sap that is sometimes called “dragon’s blood”
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