The Llanwrin Yew, cut down in 1984, lives again from its ancient 27' stump ~It is of paramount importance that no Taxus baccata yew should be cut down or removed, even when it appears ‘dead’. No yew tree can be considered dead. The remains of old trunks should be cared for and protected; they can be several thousand years old and may still come to life again years from now.
woodlandtrust: “ The Craigends Yew The Craigends Yew at Houston in Renfrewshire is one of the biggest and oldest in Scotland, perhaps second only to the Fortingall Yew in Perthshire. It is thought to be up to 700 years old and is in its second row.
The Twisted Trees of Slope Point, New Zealand Slope Point is at the southernmost point of the South Island of New Zealand. The air streams loop the ocean, unobstructed for 2000 miles, until they reach Slope Point causing incredibly strong winds. In fact,
The original Bramley apple tree and the inspiration for the mulberry bush nursery rhyme are among the 29 trees in the UK that have been shortlisted by the Woodland Trust for its annual tree of the year competition
hawthorn in bloom Hawthorn Tree - the May birth tree - It symbolizes hope because it signals the return of Spring and Summer. Maypoles used to be made of hawthorn. Hawthorn symbolises hope in the language of flowers