The most impressive trees in the world
Nature never ceases to amaze and delight us with beauty. Here is the list the most amazing and spectacular trees on the planet.
Sakura. Tokyo, Japan
Sakura (cherry) was brought to Japan from the Himalayas, blooms only 7-10 days. This is truly a holy period for the Japanese. Taking a sushi and sake, they rush into the wonderful world of burgeoning nature.
American elms. Central Park, New York, United States
Many elms, which were brought from Europe, planted over a hundred years ago, and they have survived in spite of the bad environment. Scientists believe that in the DNA of these trees is an element that provides longevity in adverse conditions. Among the trees, there are some who are not even five of girth.
Angel Oak. Charleston, USA
Age of trees about 1500 years. He was not afraid even hurricanes. After surviving a devastating Hugo in 1989, he recovered and became even more mighty.
Lone Cypress. California, USA
The tree grows on the pebbly slope and blown by the winds of the Pacific Ocean. Being completely isolated, but not forgotten, cypress fell into meditation and enjoy the peace and harmony.
"General Sherman". "Giant Forest" national park "Sequoia", California, USA
This breed of giant Sequoia. Wood is considered the largest in the world in terms of timber. Its height is more than 83 meters, and the age of more than 2000 years. In his work "one-storey America," he captured the great masters of Ilf and Petrov.
Wisteria. Park Flowers "Ashikaga" Japan
Wisteria is probably the main plant of this fabulous park. Sitting under it, you can easily imagine yourself in the land of fairies and wizards good.
Rainbow eucalyptus. Hawaii
Tree of rare beauty. Its trunk has a few colors, and the upper layer of the cortex replacement occurs annually. First, the barrel has a bright green color, but as maturation appear orange, violet, maroon and other hues.
Madagascar baobab. Africa
It grows easily in warm and shallow areas. It looks thoroughly, and it seems nothing can harm him. Indeed, the baobab is very tenacious, a thousand years is not the limit, it can easily live and four and a half for him. Even dumped or burnt wood is quickly restored and let new roots. That's the amazing recovery.
Jacaranda. South Africa
Flowering of a tree - a fantastic spectacle. Its flowers, which are called bells, hanging in clusters, and blue and purple shades transform the area into a fairy-tale forest.
Maple tunnel. Oregon, USA
Maple tunnel goes through the river that feeds the tree of life-giving moisture. And around the dark green forest with giant fir trees, which makes the red road even more contrast. This is an amazing place where the air is clean and well worth the virgin silence.