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.
Methuselah- The world’s oldest individual tree lives feet above sea level in the Inyo National Forest, California. A staggering years old, this primeval tree was already a century old when the first pyramid was built in Egypt. The tree is hid
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John Henley photographed a series of beautiful and breathtaking images of the Great Dismal Swamp for our December 2011 feature "The Green Island." We published nine images in the magazine, but offer an expanded selection of 22 in this slideshow.