New art from Marvel's upcoming I Am Groot series depicts Baby Groot relaxing at the spa.

Groot was first debuted in 2014's Guardians of the Galaxy and quickly rose to the top of the MCU's most adored characters.

 The tree-like monster, spoken by Vin Diesel, can only be reached by saying "I am Groot," and he possesses a range of skills, including human-level intelligence and the ability to command other plants. 

After being revealed to fans in the Guardians of the Galaxy end-credit scene, Baby Groot has since become a cult favourite in popular culture.

I Am Groot, the newest animated series from Disney+, will debut as James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy continue to grow their influence in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. 

The five-part series follows a number of delightful and mischievous Groot adventures and is set to occur immediately after the events of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

A fresh image that gives viewers a glance at one of the charming moments they will see in the new series has been released in advance of the debut of I Am Groot.