Tree of 40 Different Fruit

Trees and what they can do with a little assistance from the efforts of a human being blows my mind.

Through a precise process of grafting numerous fruit trees, artist Sam Van Aken has created a tree capable of producing blossoms in different shades of pink, white and crimson and then 40 different varieties of fruit–appropriately titled Tree of 40 Fruit. Check it out. It’s well worth a closer look: Tree of 40 Fruit (web site). Don’t miss his in-depth explanation of process in this PDF.

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