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The Weirdest Trees Ever

Jill Harness

What's so interesting about this mass of bushes? Well, not much...other than the fact that it's not a mass of bushes— it's actually one giant cashew tree. The largest in the world, actually.  The tree takes up an amazing 8,500 square meters, as its limbs spread around, dropping over 8000 fruits every year.

If you like that, then you'll love reading about the other nine strangest trees on earth, as documented by Zuzu Top. If you're left craving more tree photos, bookmark Tree Porn immediately.