Differences Between Tree And Bush

The differences between tree and bush can be confusing, particularly when you are facing a bush that looks a lot like a tree or vice versa. However, there is a definite difference between trees and shrubs and; although some plants blur the boundaries, in most cases it is easy determine the shape of a particular plant.

<h2>Tree definition</h2>

The primary characteristic that defines a plant as a tree is its size. The generally most common tree definition, and the one that has the acceptance of  the American Forests organization.  Is that of a plant, that has a single vertical woody trunk, with a minimum diameter of 3 inches (7.5 cm) and 4 feet (1.2 m) High. Furthermore, the trunk must be perennial; which means, it can not die every winter and grow back every spring. And, finally, the tree must be at least 13 feet (4 m) tall and have a markedly extended crown.

Pimienta Racemosa (Bayrum tree)

<h2>Definition of bush</h2>

Any perennial woody p