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Tree Roots Gallery
Once upon a time – well, up to the 1930s, people believed that tree roots’ systems mirrored the plant above ground!
Now we know that roots extend two or three times the tree’s radius, often four to seven times. And over 90 percent of tree roots are in the upper 60 cm of soil. Tree roots serve two important functions; they anchor the tree in the soil, keeping it straight and stable, and absorb water from the soil and take nutrients and chemicals out of the soil and use them to produce what they need for the tree's growth, development, and repair.
Complex and interesting, winding their way through the earth like a labyrinth, art prints featuring tree roots brings nature into every space.