7 Weird Facts About Trees You Never Knew
We crave trees’ shade and admire their beauty, but there’s plenty of fascinating trivia about trees you’ve probably never learned. Here, mysteries of the arboreal world, revealed.
Trees can be male, female, or both
Trees are a boon to breathing
Trees can act as a decent compass.
Some trees produce a bitter chemical to ward off predators
These trees are among the world’s oldest living things
Stress makes trees stronger
Fungus helps trees growistock/Ysbrand Cosijn
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