When Spider Webs Unite,  They Can Tie Up A Lion

-African Proverb-

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BAOBAB TREES Forever

Baobab trees are famous because it can store up to 120,000 litres or 32,000 US gallons of water in it’s trunk.  It is also known as Adansonia. Adansonia has nine species.  Heights can reach upto – 15- 100 ft or 5 to 30 mTrunk Diameters- 20-40 ft .

Currently The Glencoe baobab , Adansonia digitata , in South Africa ( Limpopo Province) is largest and widest living tree . Maximum circumference is 48 m or 155 ft and diameter is 16mt or 53 ft.  Baobab trees can live upto 1300 years or even more.Grootboom Baobab tree, one type of Adansonia digitata, is 1275 years old measured by radiocarbon. It is known oldest Angiosperm tree.

 

ADULT TREES To Ground

 

SAPLINGS Of Growth

 

SEEDLINGS Of Change

 

SEEDS Of Love