Trees are the oldest and the largest living things on earth. Some are weird, some extraordinary, some gorgeous, and some shaped by the human hand to fascinate and amuse. Please enjoy these images--or better yet, take a walk in the woods and greet them in person with appreciation. As Patricia Hays suggested in the comments below, i

I want to hug Baobab: the 2000 year old tree known as the Tree of Life, South Africa


Forest Path, Ukraine photo by Syrmolotov, What A beautiful view, forest pictures inspire me- Nabamu Design

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Cerisiers du Japon : Les plus belles photos où le rose est roi

(Cherry blossoms, Fuji Volcano, Japan) (story inspiration) You said something about volcanos in the fire area, right? So maybe something like this would work. (Possibly minus the cherry blossom tree.

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Les arbres les plus beaux du Monde

Shrouded Tree, Seville, Andalusia, Spain - the roots are as beautiful as the branches!

when the trees are flowering

Autumn Twist by Robert Friel What a beautiful display of fall. Leaves of all colors and a neat twist of life in Autumn.