The President, the third largest tree on earth. The President, Sequoia National Park is 3200 years old. "The President" is the second most massive tree ever measured: it's 27 feet wide at the bottom and 247 feet tall.
The Bandera (Texas) Tragedy Tree: 8 men were hanged one after the other, from this tree during the Civil War. Texas casts a shadow that reaches all the way to Kentucky in Nelson and Cora, for both families.
Araucaria araucana is an evergreen tree growing to 40 metres tall with a 2 metres trunk diameter. The tree is native to central and southern Chile and western Argentina. It is also known as the Monkey Puzzle tree. Tolerates up to
My nom de plume for several decades has been Cercis or redbud which I appropriated from the North American redbud tree (Cercis Canadensis). I love it when friends begin notes, emails and letters with Dear Redbud!