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  List of famous trees - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Sri Maha Bodhi tree, a Sacred Fig propagated from the Bodhi tree, planted in 288 BC at Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka.
The Strangler Fig trees at Ta Prohm, Angkor, Cambodia
The 1000 year-old gingko tree at Tsurugaoka Hachiman Shrine.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_famous_trees   (1787 words)

  
 About money tree
Trees are important components of the natural landscape and significant elements in landscaping.
Tree in Chile.jpg consists of xylem cells, and bark is primarily made of phloem.
A small group of trees growing together is called a grove or copse, and a landscape covered by a large area of trees is called a forest.
www.money-make.net /money-tree.htm   (848 words)

  
 Tree
As a tree grows, it creates growth rings, which can be counted in temperate climates to determine the age of the tree, and used to date cores or even lumber taken from trees in the past, using the science of dendrochronology.
Examples are Yggdrasil in the Norse Mythology, the Christmas Tree that is derived from Germanicic mythology, the Tree of Knowledge of Judaism and Christianity, and the Bodhi tree in Buddhism.
Trees occur in many diverse families of plants, and thus show a wide variety of leaf types and shapes, bark, flowers, fruit, etc. The earliest trees were probably tree ferns, which grew in vast forests.
www.gamesinathens.com /olympics/t/tr/tree.shtml   (632 words)

  
 Trees   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
List of famous trees - The following is a partial list of famous trees.
The Three Linden Trees - The Three Linden Trees (Drei Linden) is a 1912 fairy tale by Herman Hesse strongly influenced by the Greek legend of Damon and Pythias.
List of Minnesota trees - The List of Minnesota trees list all of the coniferous and broadleaf trees native to Minnesota.
trees.vvvvvv3.com   (701 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Trees are important components of the natural landscape due to their prevention of erosion and significant elements in landscaping and agriculture, both for their aesthetic appeal and their orchard crops (such as apples).
The earliest trees were tree ferns and horsetails, which grew in vast forests in the Carboniferous Period; tree ferns still survive, but the only surviving horsetails are not of tree form.
Modern trends are to cite the tree's diameter rather than the circumference; this is obtained by dividing the measured circumference by π; it assumes the trunk is circular in cross-section (an oval or irregular cross-section would result in a mean diameter slightly greater than the assumed circle).
www.skeletalmuscles.net /muscles.php?title=Tree   (2118 words)

  
 Trees
Semi-dwarf trees are normally %50-%70 the size of the standard apple trees.
The fruit the trees bear are the same size as the standard trees.
The seedless yellow pulp is juicy and sweet when picked from the tree in the orange state and ripened in the refrigerator for a few days.
www.isons.com /trees.htm   (1037 words)

  
 State Trees
August 11, 2006 1:38 PM -size tree with peeling bark, bright white and striped with fl zones; simple oval leaves, toothed on the margins, alternately arranged, turning bright yellow in fall; flowers occur in elongates catkin in early spring; fruit is a small cone, releasing small winged seeds.
The ifil tree is a medium to large tree native to coastal areas and rain forests across a wide area of the tropics.
The flame tree is a native of Madagascar.
www.usna.usda.gov /Gardens/collections/statetrees.html   (8777 words)

  
 Trees :: Plants : Gourt
In computer science, a tree data structure is a widely-used computer data structure that emulates a tree structure with a set of linked nodes.
State and Provincial Trees - A list of official state and provincial trees of all 50 U.S. states and 13 Canadian provinces and territories including both common and scientific names and images of official flags.
The WVU Tree Bark Home Page - Designed to provide a place to learn about the anatomy and physiology of tree bark, fungal canker diseases that affect tree bark, the wound responses of injured tree bark, and the role of wound responses in the resistance of living tree bark to wound pathogens.
home.gourt.com /Gardening/Plants/Trees.html   (1263 words)

  
 Exotic Tree Seed List
The bark of this tree was used to make cloth, shoes and helmets in Polynesia, as togas for the wealthy in Europe and as loin cloths for warriors on some islands.
This evergreen is the largest tree in the world when full grown, but young trees ("young" in terms of a 3000 year life span) are neat, handsome specimens for larger gardens.
This exquisite spruce is raised primarily as an ornamental tree in parks and gardens, however in should be in every lawn as well.
www.boldweb.com /greenweb/trees.htm   (1227 words)

  
 Guardians of the earth - Deccan Herald - Internet Edition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The level of ignorance about trees and their crucial role in replenishing the atmosphere with oxygen, is shocking, to say the least.
The fact that trees and shrubs are the only things that use up the carbon dioxide given out by animals and humans, replacing it with oxygen, is by and large, totally ignored.
The list of famous trees is almost endless, surely because there have always been people who cared about trees.
www.deccanherald.com /deccanherald/sep82006/sesame141411200697.asp   (1084 words)

  
 Famous_and_Historic_Tree_Program
Next, the nomination must prove that a tree, located on the site, was alive at the time of, or was the result of the historical event or famous person.
Trees and their associated historic events are located in every corner of the state.
List of Famous and Historic Trees in Alabama
www.forestry.state.al.us /publication/famous_and_historic_tree_program.htm   (418 words)

  
 Easy Trees Tutorial - in Paintshop Pro 7 and 8
Well with tree trunks and branches it shouldn't matter too much as most trees have crooked trunks and branches anyway.
All trees have a major trunk with secondary limbs shooting upwards and outward at some sort of angle, some more spread out than others, depending on the type of tree.
Listed below are the different types of trees with a link to the tutorial.
noelle.enacre.net /easytrees.html   (600 words)

  
 Katrina says Merry Christmas!'s "1001 things to do before you die" on Lists of Bests   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
If everyone doing this list sponsers a child, thats a new bunch of children that will be educated, have food, fresh water and more.
So you see, this list isn’t just going to affect you, it is going to affect the people around you, the community you live in and the world.
This list is great, it reminded me of all those great things I did, and it makes me think that actually I’ve lived a lot.
www.listsofbests.com /list/3722/compare/quitnow   (623 words)

  
 Threadless T-Shirts - Grow from the heart
Trees thus show a wide variety of growth form, leaf type and shape, bark characteristics, reproductive structures, etc. The earliest trees were tree ferns and horsetails, which grew in vast forests in the Carboniferous Period; tree ferns still survive, but the only surviving horsetails are not of tree form.
Tallest trees The heights of the tallest trees in the world have been the subject of considerable dispute and much (often wild) exaggeration.
Oldest trees The oldest trees are determined by growth rings, which can be seen if the tree is cut down or in cores taken from the edge to the centre of the tree.
www.threadless.com /submission/99803/Grow_from_the_heart   (2800 words)

  
 Tree Details—The Tree Guide at arborday.org
This tree, along with other cousins of the same species, is the very symbol of spring beauty.
One of the most widely planted ornamental cherry trees, it is ideal for planting close to sidewalks or as a patio shade tree.
In Japan there is a believable legend that each spring a fairy maiden hovers low in the warm sky, wakening the sleeping Cherry trees to life with her delicate breath.
www.arborday.org /trees/treeguide/TreeDetail.cfm?ID=9   (359 words)

  
 Common Trees of Pennsylvania - White Oak
A dominant forest tree on dry to moist sites throughout the Commonwealth usually reaching 80'-100' high.
This tree is very important to both wildlife and people.
The famous Revolutionary War frigate, USS Constitution, "Old Ironsides", was made of White oak.
www.cookforest.com /articles/trees/white-oak.cfm   (162 words)

  
 Trees & Forests
Using information found at Trees and Aliens Explore Earth: Plants, Trees, and Forests create an illustration of a forest with its variety of living creatures and organisms.
This website aims at making trees more familiar, to help people understand the lives and significance of trees, and to contribute to the conservation of trees and forests.
Identify an unknown tree (Limited to trees of Ohio) by just one part, such as a leaf or a fruit.
42explore.com /treesforests.htm   (1118 words)

  
 Category:Lists - Definition, explanation
List of hospitals inWashington, D.C. List of house styles
List of Right-wing publications in the United Kingdom
The focus of the lists is on women in the United States.
lexikon.calsky.com /en/txt/cat/lists.php   (479 words)

  
 Famous Roots -- Looking at the Ancestors in Celebrity Genealogies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Perhaps you are a direct descendant of or are related through a collateral line to a famous person such as a U.S. president or some other historical figure.
You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part of a tree.
Dedicated to notifying the genealogical community of blatantly fraudulent lineages, often compiled with the purpose of linking someone to a "famous" ancestor.
www.famousroots.com   (442 words)

  
 Some notes on the "25 trees experiment"
One of the earliest and most famous Torah codes "experiments" concerned the appearance of the names of 25 trees encoded in a portion of Genesis that describes the Garden of Eden.
Verse 9 reads: "And from the earth G-d caused to grow every tree that was pleasing to the sight and good for food, and the tree of life in the middle of the garden and the tree of knowledge of good and evil".
Indeed, the odds are about 50% that all 25 trees of Rips' list appear as an ELS with some skip in GT, so that by itself is uninteresting.
cs.anu.edu.au /~bdm/dilugim/trees.html   (1214 words)

  
 American Forests
American Forests works to protect, restore and enhance the natural capital of trees and forests.
Help plant trees to restore areas damaged by wildfire, where critical wildlife habitat has been lost, and to clean our air and water.
Resources to understand and evaluate the trees where we live.
www.americanforests.org   (275 words)

  
 The Doggy Diaries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Please accept this sparse list of famous trees (or tree groves or parks) in California.
The Lone Bristlecone (I've always found the idea of a pine tree in the middle of a desert rather spooky.
There are other trees in our neighborhood still dressed festively for the autumn holidays, but I've not been taking photos of them.
www.doggydiaries.pudgypuppy.com   (2886 words)

  
 Tinselman: 1000 Years of Clucking
This famous Bowthorpe Oak has used every ounce of her great and ancient power to shape herself into a cozy den for few chickens.
Perhaps, at 1000 years old, she has at last begun to sense there may be something worthwhile about the tiny feathered beings...
For more photos of famous trees, visit Ancient Trees.
tinselman.typepad.com /tinselman/2005/07/1000_years_of_c.html   (99 words)

  
 Trees - ESL Resources
Trees and Importance of Trees - crosswords (edhelper.com)
A firm tree does not fear the storm.
Bury the hatchet beneath the root of the tree.
www.ac-nancy-metz.fr /enseign/anglais/Henry/trees.htm   (598 words)

  
 Most common street names in America
It's funny how "second" is first on this list.
I tried finding a list of the most common trees in America so then I could cross-reference it against the most popular street names with trees and see if they go in the same order.
Lots of lists that order the most popular trees by state, but not by all of America.
www.spudart.org /blogs/randomthoughts_comments/3741_0_3_0_C   (232 words)

  
 Trees
The orange blossom is our state flower, Brevard County is famous for top quality Orange and Grape Fruit Trees.
Grafted orange trees begin bearing in 2-3 years, and the fruit keeps well on the tree for several months.
Melaleuca is on Florida's official list of noxious plants, and its cultivation and possession are prohibited by state law.
www.fantasylawns.com /trees.htm   (193 words)

  
 AListReview - Top blogger thoughts and ideas
Fimoculous' Rex Sorgatz lists 30 blogs that he reads and loves, but aren't part of the Technorati top 100.
With the end of the year being the perfect time to clean out the old and bring in the new, it is time to suggest some additions to the A-List, blogs that you think are great, read all the time, and want to see covered.
Just leave a comment with your entry - On New Year's Day I'll report on the blogs that were on my list in 2006, which are being dropped and why, and the new blogs I am adding to my list.
www.alistreview.com   (1861 words)

  
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You will see the best Los Angeles has to offer, Olvera St., Chinatown, the famous Hollywood Sign, Mann's Chinese Theater, Kodak Theater, Movie Stars’ Homes, The Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, Bel Air and you may even see a star or two!!
You will enjoy an afternoon at Los Angeles' most beautiful beaches, visit Fisherman's Village in Marina del Rey, Venice Beach, Santa Monica Pier, and the famous shores of Malibu.
You will enjoy a night in Los Angeles viewing avenues lined with stately palm trees, the flamboyant Sunset Strip, The House of Blues, The Roxy, The Griffith Park Observatory, The Comedy Store, The Viper Room, The Hard Rock Cafe, and much more!
www.alistlimo.com /html/tour.html   (225 words)

  
 Celebrity Research Lists - Famous Who Were Once Homeless
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Note: This is a list of celebrities and other prominent and famous individuals who have experienced being homeless for a brief or extended period at one time in their lives, either as children or adults.
If you would like to add a photo credit, change a photo, delete a photo, submit a listing, or for any other website issues, please email the webmaster.
www.angelfire.com /stars4/lists/homeless.html   (2957 words)

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