Category: Old Trees

Ancient Cypress Trees at Spring Hammock Preserve

Long ago Florida was covered with ancient and giant cypress trees dating back thousands of years.¬†Cypress has natural built in preservatives or oils that make cypress long lasting and resistant to water and insect damage. So these trees can stand the test of time,…

Old Cypress Tree in The Green Swamp

This is an old Cypress Tree I saw while exploring in this area of The Green Swamp close to the Withlacoochee River. I am not sure how old this is but it seems to have been here for a very long time. The inside…