Woolard, Sarah; Holden, Susan
January 2000
Trees (9780751314854);2000, p6
Book Chapter
Information on trees from the book "Trees" is presented. A tree is defined as a tall plant consisting of a single stem of wood, which is called the trunk. The trunk grows smaller branches, on which the leaves grow. A very important part of the tree are the roots, which help it to grow. The roles of young and old roots are noted. Also discussed are the insects, animals, and birds that make their homes in trees.


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