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The Great Dismal Swamp

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.

 Ceiba is the name of a genus of many species of large trees found in tropical areas. Some species can grow to 230 ft tall or more, with a straight, largely branchless trunk that culminates in a huge, spreading canopy, and buttress roots that c Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Weird Trees, Unique Trees, Old Trees, Tree Roots, Tree Trunks, Nature Tree, Tree Forest

Ceiba Tree in Yucatan, Mexico

Ceiba is the name of a genus of many species of large trees found in tropical areas, including Mexico, some species can grow to 70 m (230 ft) tall or more, with a straight, largely branchless trunk that culminates in a huge, spreading canopy, and buttress roots that can be taller than a grown person. The tree figures in the mythologies of pre-Columbian Maya civilization, where the concept of the central world tree is often depicted as a Ceiba trunk

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Ceiba Tree ~ The central world tree is often depicted as a Ceiba trunk, which connects the planes of the Underworld (Xibalba), the terrestrial realm and the skies. Descending 9 levels into the underworld, a cold, damp, dark place called Xibalbá; above, 13 levels ascend into the heavens where Hunab Ku, the Supreme Deity, resides at the top. Ceibas grow to 230 ft tall or more, with a columnar trunk culminating in a huge, spreading canopy; buttress roots can be taller than a grown person.

The ceiba tree is considered sacred by the Maya. Its branches and roots represent the levels of the underworld, the earth plane and the heavens. This is a sacred tree at Caracol in western Belize. Central America, South America, Spiritual Images, Tikal, Inca, Mayan Ruins, Modern History, Underworld, Plants

The ceiba tree is considered sacred by the Maya. Its branches and roots represent the levels of the underworld, the earth plane and the heavens. This is a sacred tree at Caracol in western Belize.

Kutten-triehout. View of "wild cotton" tree. In the background are dwellings. Source creator: Benoit, P. J. (Pierre Jacques), 1782-1854 Source Title: Voyage a Surinam : Description des possessions Néerlandaises dans la Guyane. Probably a Silk Cotton, Kapok, or Ceiba (Ceiba pentandra) tree, a tree which grows rapidly to over 80 feet in height and has played an important role in the spiritual life of Caribbean peoples. Porto Rico, Wellcome Collection, Tree Fern, Free Museums, Spiritual Life, Old Pictures, Botany, Digital Image, Caribbean

Kutten-triehout. View of "wild cotton" tree. In the background are dwellings. Source creator: Benoit, P. J. (Pierre Jacques), 1782-1854 Source Title: Voyage a Surinam : Description des possessions Néerlandaises dans la Guyane. Probably a Silk Cotton, Kapok, or Ceiba (Ceiba pentandra) tree, a tree which grows rapidly to over 80 feet in height and has played an important role in the spiritual life of Caribbean peoples.

Knotted vines, like my stomach many times on this trip! Honduras, Fungi, Tour, Garden Sculpture, Vines, National Parks, Outdoor Decor, Flowers, Plants

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Knotted vines, like my stomach many times on this trip! Pinco Benito National Park, La Ceiba, Honduras

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Epiphyte-laden ceiba tree

Picture: Epiphyte-laden ceiba tree in Guatemala

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Our #National #tree: #Ceiba #Pentandra. It represents strenght. Photo by Directorio Usuluteco

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