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9/11 'Survivor Tree' Blossoms at Start of Spring

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pear blossoms - photo by Elf, GNU licenseA pear tree that miraculously survived the Sept. 11 terror attack blossomed at ground zero on the first day of spring.

The "Survivor Tree" -- as it's been dubbed -- is four times its size in 2001, having been nursed back to health after being badly damaged amid the falling rubble.

 

(READ the AP story, w/ photos, in the Times Online)

GNU licensed photo by Elf

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