Hearts, guitars and swastikas: The living memorials made from trees that honour VERY different subjects
Planting a tree is a time-honoured way to remember someone or something significant.
Unlike benches or stone urns, trees are a living memorial that get bigger and stronger over time - and can provide a spectacular aerial view when arranged in interesting shapes.
Across the world numerous fascinating formations have been created by planters. They may seem like a simple coppice or indeed full-blown forest from the ground - but from the air they take on a whole new meaning.
From the forest shaped like a guitar in Argentina created by a farmer as a tribute to his late wife who loved the... read more
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