11
JUL
2013

Amazing Plant Facts – The Quaking Aspen

In South-central Utah (my home state) there is a quaking aspen tree (Populus tremuloides) which has been given the name “Pando” meaning, “I spread” in Latin. Pando is the heaviest known organism on the planet, weighing in at an astounding estimate of 6,600 tons. Covering (107)...