長命的台灣杉 The long-lived Taiwania
都是松鼠惹的禍 Squirrel-induced tree death
Gymnosperms, or seed-producing plants, such as conifer trees, usually grow big and tall. In addition, most are long lived. Many sacred, or very old, trees are gymnosperms. What is the reason that these types of plants have been able to survive from ancient times to today with very little change?