Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

The Hardy Tree In the churchyard of St Pancras Old Church in London, hundreds of old gravestones circle an ash tree. In the 1860's an older part of the churchyard was designated to make way for a new railway line. Coffins were removed with care and reburied elsewhere. Some of the headstones were placed in a circular pattern around a young ash tree in the churchyard. Over the decades the tree has, inevitably grown and parts of the headstones nearest the tree have disappeared in to its…

wishing tree

wishing tree

The coin wishing tree.

wishing tree

This tree is slowly engulfing a stone statue. Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Kind of creepy...

♂ Aged with beauty Abandoned Old architectureTree Arch, St John’s Church, Chester, England

The 230 year old Whistler Tree in the Alentejo region of Portugal is the most productive cork oak on record. Ever since 1820, every 9 years it is harvested for wine cork bottles. In 2009 it yielded 825kg of raw cork - enough for 100,000 wine bottles. It's next harvest is 2018.

Patrick Dougherty shapes living trees into amazing natural tree buildings.

This place of mine - never is entered by humans •• come for conversation, - only by the mute moon's light shafts •• that slip in between the trees. ~ Saigyo


These Are the Oldest Trees on the Planet

Methuselah, the world's oldest tree at 4,765 years old.

Mail Onlinefrom Mail Online

Extraordinary full-length shot of one of the largest trees on Earth


Champion trees of Britain and Ireland

The Majesty Oak of the Fredville Estate Park in Kent, England, believed to be 500-600 years old

"Tree spirits. All trees have spirits but all trees obviously don’t have patterns such as these. I think somebody was trapped in that tree."

20 Amazing Pictures of Nature's Creativity - Trees - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time.