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Olive Tree: sacred to the goddess Athena a crown of olive was gifted to the winner of the Olympic Games. The doors and the pillars of the Temple of Solomon were made ​​of olive tree and its oil was used in ceremonies of consecration to the Jewish priests.

No end to truly amazing trees - Ancient olive tree in Ortumannu Sardinia by / rivièred'ocre / nature / arbre / olivier

Canada's gnarliest tree. No atgument from me.

Canada's Gnarliest Tree - red cedar - Avatar Grove near Port Renfrew on Vancouver Island, BC

Oh My Gosh....Nature in her finest what a beautiful tree...

Bonsai is the art of dwarf potted trees. Generally speaking, is considered the maximum height for a bonsai. This looks bigger but is still a potted, trained tree.

Australian Grass Tree:

Australian Grass Tree - I need something else in there to provide context, how big is this thing? Soo cool is that a real palm tree?

Majesty Oak of Fredville Estate, Kent. 500-600 years old

chasing-yesterdays: The Majesty Oak of the Fredville Estate Park in Kent, England, believed to be years old. Source: Champion Trees of Britain and Ireland More information on ancient trees in the UK.

Traveler's Palm, Ravenala madagascariensis.

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.

Unbelievable most strange trees in the World

This is one of Axel Erlandson´s "Circus trees" located in Gilroy, California. This "basket tree" was formed by grafting six Sycamore trees together in a diamond pattern.