World’s Tallest Palm Trees April 9, 2013Posted by tkcollier in Cool photos, Enviroment.
Tags: Columbia, Environment, Nature, Palm Trees
Colombia’s lush Cocora Valley, part of Los Nevados National Park, is the principal home for the country’s national tree, the palma de cera, or wax palm. The lanky tree is the world’s tallest palm tree, reaching up to 200 feet tall. Photograph by Alex Treadway