Ginkgo biloba in pots - The pagoda tree
Gingko Bilboa trees are deciduous, shade trees with single leaves that are related to a primitive family of trees that were found 160 million years ago in China. Considered to be the oldest tree species in the world, geological evidence of ginkgo has been dated back to the Mesozoic era, 200 million years ago! Ginkgo Bilbo are planted around temples in Japan and are considered sacred. The leaves of these trees produce herbal medicines popular throughout the world, especially in Asian cultures.