What a wonderful way to show off potted herb plants or flowers- a "tree" that holds twenty small pots on an exterior wall. Creative Ideas- plants to decorate your home and garden" via Lucid Life (article is written in Spanish)
Red Bud Blossom Balls - this beautiful little tree blooms not only on its branches, but also right on the trunk itself. This occurs most often in certain tropical trees, interestingly enough. (Wish I could grow this tree in S FL)
Giant Sequoias [wiki] (Sequoiadendron giganteum), which only grow in Sierra Nevada, California, are the world's biggest trees (in terms of volume). The biggest is General Sherman [wiki] in the Sequoia National Park - one behemoth of a tree at 275 feet m)
rhamphotheca: “ The Pony Tail Palm (Beaucarnea recurvata) … aka “Elephant’s Foot", is a species of plant in the family Asparagaceae, native to the states of Tamaulipas, Veracruz and San Luis Potosí in.