A tree with incredible roots in Costa Rica

This fascinating tree, located at a place called Hacienda Baru, has giant buttress roots. Typically, this kind of trees are found in nutrient-poor tropical forest soils that may not be very deep. They prevent the tree from falling over while also gathering more nutrients.

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