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root tree snake Hawaii


These are pictures of tree roots: the more the tree is old the more they get deep, resistant and sinuous. There are also trees that have aerial roots such as the banyan. Roots have a fundamental function of preventing landslip, in fact this is a serious consequences of uncontrolled deforestation. Sometimes the roots are so long and wiggly that resemble a snake or an octopus.