MOBOT Branches Out

Missouri Botanical Garden, in St. Louis, puts extreme tree houses on display for its TREEmendous year-long exhibit in recognition of the International Year of Forests.

This curious conifer, Dawn redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) found at the Missouri Botanical Garden, is a living fossil, information discovered by Asian scientists in 1941.
This curious conifer, Dawn redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) found at the Missouri Botanical Garden, is a living fossil, information discovered by Asian scientists in 1941.
courtesy Missouri Botanical Garden