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7 Weird Facts About Trees You Never Knew

[slide title=”Trees can be male, female, or both” url=”https://www.rd.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/01-weird-tree-facts-different-genders-sl.jpg” option_selected=”image_url_1″ template_option=”half_wdth_template_slide” embed=”” credit=”” desc=”Some species such as ginkgo, boxelder, and white ash are dioecious, meaning female trees must be pollenated by male trees in order to reproduce. Eastern white pine, birch, and cypress, however, can pollinate themselves. Often these monoecious trees have female flowers near the top of the tree and male flowers near the bottom.  ” seotitle=”” seokeyword=”” seodesc=”” ]