The Importance of Trees
Trees are very important to our environment. They provide oxygen for us to breathe. Trees also provide shade and shelter for wildlife and humans, timber for construction, fuel for cooking and heating, and fruit for food as well as many other uses.
Did you know there are five types of forests; Boreal Forest, Tropical Rain Forest, Deciduous Forest, Coniferous Forest and Temperate Forest.
You will find each tree page has valuable facts on that tree type, growth rates, variations of the tree species, tree pests, diseases, wood facts and many close up tree photos to identify the tree.
Have You Ever Heard of Forest Bathing?
The concept of forest bathing was introduced in Japan in the 1980s. Shinrin-Yoku, as it is known in Japan, is the practice of becoming one with nature while visiting a forested area. The practice of forest bathing is believed to have a positive effect on our physical, emotional and mental wellbeing. Studies have shown that participants demonstrate reduced levels of stress, anxiety, depression and sleeplessness. Why not give it a try!
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People love to plant trees. Tree Pictures Online has a wealth of info on different tree species, and photos of different tree types that should give you a good idea on which trees would look best on your property. Hopefully, we can help you choose which trees you like best to plant.
Types of Trees
Tree Galleries on the left are categorized in alphabetical order with facts and beautiful pictures of each tree type. For some tree trivia follow to tree trivia
In order to enlarge the tree photos, just click on the tree picture you like to bring you to a full resolution photo.
The tree pictures below are some of our most favorite beautiful flowering trees in different seasons. Just click to make bigger and enjoy these wonderful pictures of trees.
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If money doesn't grow on trees why do banks have branches?
Trees outstrip most people in the extent and depth of their work for the public good.
~ Sara Ebenreck
Christmas Tree Lights
Thomas Edison's assistant, Edward Johnson is credited with the idea of electric lights on Christmas Trees in 1882.
Cancer-fighting agent called "taxol is found in the Pacific Yew tree. Doctors use taxol to control ovarian and other cancers.
First Christmas evergreen tree is said to have occurred before the birth of Jesus Christ
Oldest tree is the bristlecone pines, scientific name Pinus longaeva, found growing in California's White Mountains, USA.
Trees are one of the earth's important natural resources. Trees prevent soil erosion, provide food and building materials, offer shade on a hot sunny day, create beautiful landscapes and help to keep our air supply clean, provide habitat for wildlife and reduce energy costs.
Tallest tree, bristlecone pine was found by Dr Edmund Schulman was christened "Methuselah". Found in 1957, it is dated as being 4,600 years old. Tree's location is not been disclosed due to fears of vandalism.
The symbolic meaning of trees is deeply rooted in the past. Trees are the longest living organisms on earth. Trees have always been an important natural resource which has been used in construction, transportation, fuel, and for medicinal uses.
Trees can represent beauty, strength, wisdom and eternal life. When we look at our ancestral heritage we refer to it as our family tree. Each type of tree has a different symbolic meaning.
Please click on the following link for more information on tree symbolism.
Trees are an important renewable resource. By planting trees we can replace those trees that are harvested for use by people or destroyed by fire or disease.
Trees have often been planted to celebrate special moments in our lives like the birth of a child, a wedding, a graduation, an anniversary, or one's retirement.
Planting trees as a memorial has become a popular way to honour the life of someone special who has passed away.
Have you tried Treetop Trekking? A fun way to enjoy the outdoors. Become one with nature trying various physical activities high up in the trees. Feel the rush as you zipline from tree to tree, or cross wooden bridges, and fly through the air on Tarzan swings. A fun day out with your friends or classmates on a school field trip.
Types of Forest
- Boreal Forest
- Tropical Rain Forest
- Deciduous Forest
- Coniferous Forest
- Temperate Forest
Collection of Impressive Tree Images
|Autumn Fall Trees Images||Bermuda Tree Photos|
|Christmas Tree Pictures||Hibiscus Tree Flowers|
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|Forest Tree Paths Photos||Oak Tree Pictures|
|Cedar Trees Photos||Pine Tree Pictures|
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United States land is covered by over 30 per cent with trees and forests
Tree Picture Finds, Stumbled on these Tree Images
We add new tree pictures as they come in to us, on a weekly & monthly basis. We hope you enjoy all our tree photos and information on the different types of trees and species.
Tree Images Video; a unique collection of tree photos from the start of blue bells under the beech trees, different oak trees images ... along with various pine tree photos. An artistically assembled tree video together with sayings and poems celebrating the tree. Nicely done tree video images with wonderful piano tunes song called Eclipse by Suzanne Ciani..
Bottle Tree Images, a collection of trees artistically decorated with colorful glass bottles. Not to be confused with the real and unusual Bottle Tree
Sequoia Tree Images, a great collection of the large Titan Sequoias tree. The worlds second biggest tree, the "President" is over 3,200 years old located in Sequoia National Park, California Nevada USA Region. More Sequoia Tree facts and pictures can be found at our TreePicturesOnline Sequoia Trees Photos page.
Tree Pictures and images from Iceland, interesting photos of various trees in summer, autumn and winter. More Winter Tree pictures can be found at impressive Winter Tree Pictures page.
Tree wallpaper images can make beautiful backgrounds on your computer`s desktop. See our tree wallpaper photographs above or linked in the left tree categories.
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