Multi-coloured Baobab tree Written by John I’ve probably identified the tree wrong, but this one was growing out of the Bankside Gallery. Like this:Like Loading... Related 3 thoughts on “Multi-coloured Baobab tree” I think it’s Boab. We saw them in Perth, AU. This is a fun version! LikeLike Reply yeah that’s a baobab – they are known as the upside-down trees in east africa because they look like they’re waving their roots in the air. the trunks can get so big and hollow that jeliw musicians in mali used to be buried upright inside them when they died. LikeLike Reply Thanks! I didn’t know they were hollow too. LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.