Forests are social

This is Jomon Sugi, considered to be 7,200 years old, one of the mother tress found in a forest of ancients on the Japanese island of Yakushima.
The Miyawaki forest in Smith's Gap, Australia, 2 years after planting it.
The canopy of the Smith's Gap Forest
Biodiversity thriving in the 2 year old Miyawaki Forest in Australia