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10 of Europe's most remarkable trees

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Slovakia tree
credit: Květa Kicková

9. Plane tree from Budatin, Slovakia

This 270-year-old London plane tree (Platanus hispanica) lives in Žilina's the Castle park in North Slovakia. It stands side-by-side with a smaller plane that is not quite as robust, yet, the "two plane trees grow together as two different brothers, their roots are inextricably bound." And that's not just woo-woo tree talk, see: Trees can form bonds like an old couple and look after each other.

INDEX: Oak Józef | Brimmon Oak | Lime Tree at Lipka | Céron Park Rain Tree | Sycamore Gap Tree | Holm Oak | Nasalevtsi Church Sessile Oak | "Ding Dong" Tree | Plane Tree from Slovakia | Spanish Aprisquillo Pine

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