Grown from a seed that orbited the Moon in 1971. See Birmingham Botanical Gardens’ Moon Tree. PHOTOS

The Moon Tree at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, AL. Photo by Jon Eastwood for Bham Now.

Alabama’s links with the US space program are deep rooted. Did you know the same can be said for a very special tree at Birmingham’s Botanical Gardens? Find out more about the Birmingham Moon Tree, a very special American Sycamore tree that has an out of this world story.

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