Take a trip across the globe to discover the world's most remarkable trees and discover their astonishing abilities, importance to the Earth's health and how they help humanity in this gorgeous and enlightening volume.
Longlisted for the James Cropper Wainwright Prize for Children's Writing on Nature & Conservation 2022
Where can you find Methuselah, the oldest tree in the world? Why is the baobab's trunk so fat? Can trees really warn each other that something is about to eat them?
Including a stunning central gatefold that opens out to reveal all 80 trees and how they relate to each other, this book is a visual celebration of the huge variety of trees found across the world, from those you know to those you almost certainly don't. As the book takes the reader on a journey around the world, it reveals trees that give us food and medicine, trees with ancient legends, record-breaking trees and more.
Focus spreads will explore subjects such as the life cycle of trees, how they communicate with each other, why trees are vital to the Earth's health, and their importance to us.
Publisher: Welbeck Publishing Group
Number of pages: 72
Dimensions: 280 x 230 mm
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