Andy Goldsworthy : environmental art "Incredible Serpentine Root", Andy Goldworthy, This piece by Andy Goldworthy is just really cool. It is a great example of environmental art, as it’s very transitory, one expects the sand to wash away at any moment.
10 of the World's Strangest Plant Species - weird plants, strange plants
Baobab: the common name of a genus (Adansonia) containing eight species of trees, native to Madagascar, mainland Africa and Australia. Also known as the Bottle Tree, the trees typically store around 300 liters of water and often live over 500 years.
- The Methuselah Tree in Schulman Grove of The Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest. Found in the White Mountains of Northern California, near Bishop. It is the oldest recorded living thing on earth, at approx year old.
Ravenala madagascariensis, commonly known as Traveller's Tree or Traveller's Palm, is a species of plant from Madagascar. It is not a true palm (family Arecaceae) but a member of the bird-of-paradise family, Strelitziaceae.
Ancient Trees: Woman Spends 14 Years Photographing World’s Oldest Trees