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Man Decorates Tree With 10,000 Easter Eggs

SAALFELD, GERMANY - MARCH 24: Pensioner Volker Kraft stands in front of his apple tree, which he and his family have decorated with 10.000 Easter eggs on March 24, 2013 in Saalfeld, Germany. The family started decorating an apple tree with painted hen's eggs in their garden in 1965 as amusement for child and grandchildren, now it is an attraction that draws thousands of visitors and tourists to the garden of the family. (Photo by Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images)

10,000 Easter Egg Tree

March 26, 2013

Volker Kraft and his wife Christa have decorated their annual Easter Egg tree once again, adorning it with 10,000 decorated Easter eggs. The tradition started in 1965 with the family putting painted hens' eggs on their mother's apple tree, and has now become a major draw for thousands of tourists.