Usefulness and services of the tree :
Features and characters of the individual
This maidenhair tree looks quite strange. This weeping variety is rare in Brussels. However, during the time of the dinosaurs there was a greater variety of ginkgo trees. Compared to other trees of the same species in the Brussels Region, it looks like a bonsai. It is a curiosity that you would expect to find in a botanical collection or botanical garden, rather than in an urban environment. People passing by are therefore intrigued by its presence. Its low crown forms a small welcoming dome. Walkers often enter on the same side, which has formed a kind of passage through the curtain of branches that fall to the ground. A small hut of trimmed greenery for the children.