Some articles on trees, tree:
... Guanacaste trees appear to delay the onset of fruit development - some nine months - so that seed maturation will coincide with the start of the rainy season ... Of course, Guanacaste trees - like all deciduous and semi-deciduous species in this part of the world - share in the water conserving benefits of dry season leaflessness ... on the forest floor underneath parent trees ...
... due to its germination and growth needs, but also the amount of growing time required for the tree to properly mature ... Seeds cannot be effectively stored, and must be planted upon harvesting them from a fruiting tree ... Furthermore, although Santalum trees photosynthesize on their own, the trees are semiparasitic, with roots that seek out and tap the root systems of surrounding trees for water and nutrients ...
... Spruces are also popular ornamental trees in horticulture, admired for their evergreen, symmetrical narrow-conic growth habit ... omorika) are also extensively used as Christmas trees ... used to make sculptures and Christmas trees ...
... Guanacaste trees are highly valued as ornamentals and the shade they provide creates many an oasis on the searing and sun-baked plains in its Pacific slope habitat ... It is widely grown as a shade tree to shelter coffee plantations and for shade and forage for cattle it also improves soil fertility by nitrogen fixation ... Healthy Guanacaste trees generate massive, nearly annual crops of seeds ...
... of the Korean garden generally includes evergreen trees (various species of Korean pine) as a constant, flowering pear trees in the spring bamboo forests alongside the secondary entrance ...
Famous quotes containing the word trees:
“The trees stand in the setting sun,
I in their freckled shade
Regard the cavalcade of sin,
Remorse for foolish action done,
That pass like ghosts regardless, in
A human image made....”
—Philip Larkin (19221986)
“The trees of the mind are black.”
—Sylvia Plath (19321963)
“It was when the trees were leafless first in November
And their blackness became apparent, that one first
Knew the eccentric to be the base of design.”
—Wallace Stevens (18791955)