In this Deleuzian rhetoric of the arborescent
form of the World Tree versus the rhizome, it is amusingly convenient for us that American Gods contains an actual World Tree as both symbol and physical form.
(2011, 2012) showed that most harvesting appears to be from sub-adult and adult cycads, and that bark strips are harvested from large arborescent
(2013) Rhizomatic radicalism and arborescent
advocacy: A Deleuzo-Guattarian reading of rural protest.
Family Dicksoniaceae represented arborescent
tree ferns  while, on the other hand members belonging to family Osmundaceae were mostly herbaceous.
In A Thousand Plateaus (1980), Deleuze and Guattari distinguish between arborescent
and rhizomatic models.
This decision connects to the Deleuzian theoretical concept of deterritorialization, as Liao made a line of flight toward the ocean to explore a horizontal rhizomatic territory, away from the hierarchical arborescent
Caption: 4 "Arborescent
women--Prakriti's energy", April 4, 1968.
Song's final chapter (before his conclusion) circles back on this model but deploys different terms, focusing now on the desert as a figure that realizes Deleuze and Guattari's critique of the vertical, hierarchical logics of arborescent
systems by imagining instead rhizomatic forms of connectivity.
Demography, spatial distribution, and growth of three arborescent
palm species in a tropical premontane rain forest in Costa Rica.
The LIFE-RIZOELIA project of the Department of Forests has a primary aim to promote and enable the long-term conservation in Cyprus of two protected habitats: arborescent
matorral with Zyziphus and gypsum steppes.
(30) Deleuze and Guattari describe the rhizome as a root-like system of multiplicities, in contrast to an arborescent
system, which operates by the binary logic of dialectics and representations (Plateaus 8).