Baobabs reach heights of 5 to 30 m to 98 ft) and have trunk diameters of 7 to 11 m to 36 ft). Baobabs store water inside the swollen trunk (up to litres / US gallons) to endure the harsh drought conditions particular to each region.
- This famous tree near Natal, Brazil, is a cashew tree covering nearly 2 acres of ground. It was planted in 1888 by a fisherman who was unaware that the tree had a genetic mutation that would allow it to eventually take over so much space.
"The tree circus" - Axel Erlandson (December 1884 – April was a Swedish American farmer who shaped trees as a hobby, and opened a horticultural attraction in 1947 advertised as "See the World's Strangest Trees Here," and named "The Tree Circus".
Dracaena cinnabari, the Socotra Dragon Tree or Dragon Blood Tree, is a Dragon Tree native to the Socotra archipelago in the Indian Ocean. It is so called due to the red sap that the trees produce. Dracaena Cinnabari by Jan Vandorpe.