With the success of Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be just as breathtaking. The wonderful combination of action, humor, and team antics made this movie one of the best. However, Guardians of the Galaxy would be nothing without the magical tree, Groot.
Groot’s hilarity, big heart, and heroic sacrifices make him one of the best characters on the team. But there’s more to Groot than meets the eye—here are nine shocking facts you didn’t know about Groot.
9. He was a Venom host
In the Guardians of the Galaxy comic, ‘Flash Thompson aka Venom is part of the Guardians. He loses control of the symbiote and Star-Lord has to pull it off of Flash Thompson. Star-Lord and the other capture the alien lifeforms, but it soon slips out and temporarily bonds with Groot.