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Tenerife, dragon tree

The dragon tree isn't a tree, but a plant that grows tall. It's famous for a mythical origin that says that a dragon turned itself into a tree. The sap is apparently red and people claim healing power for it. This example is said to be 3,000 years old.

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Taken on January 31, 2012