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The most bizarre and the weirdest trees by Tanya ,  Jan 11, 2013

Baobab Trees

A toilet built inside a baobab tree in the Kayila Lodge, Zambia 

"A tree is a wonderful living organism which gives shelter, food, warmth and protection to all living things. It even gives shade to those who wield an axe to cut it down" - Buddha.

There are probably hundreds of majestic and magnificent trees in the world - of these, some are particularly special

Circus Tree

As a hobby, bean farmer Axel Erlandson [wiki] shaped trees - he pruned, bent, and grafted trees into fantastic shapes and called them "Circus Trees." For example, to make this "Basket Tree" arborsculpture, Erlandson planted six sycamore trees in a circle and then grafted them together to form the diamond patterns.

The Chandelier Tree is a 315 foot tall coast redwood tree in Leggett, California with a 6 foot wide by 6 foot 9 inch high hole cut through its base to allow cars to drive through.

BAOBAB – MADAGASCAR

SILK COTTON TREES OF TA PROHM,CAMBODIA

DRAGON TREE, CANARY ISLANDS

CHAPEL OAK OF ALLOUVILLE – BELLEFOSSE

TREE OF LIFE, BAHRAIN


The Tree of Life in Bahrain is one of the mysteries of world which is bound to be in the list of most unusual trees aroung the globe! This four century old mesquite tree survives in the midst of desert without availability of water. The mystery of the survival of the tree has made it a legend and the name “tree of life” is absolutely appropriate for the tree, truly representing the magic of life. A legend is also attached to the site where the tree is located. The local inhabitants believe with heart and soul that this was the actual location of the Garden of Eden.
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