Old ficus tree trunk in Cadiz City, Andalusia, Spain. Photo by Rolf Hicker

Old ficus tree trunk in Cadiz City, Andalusia, Spain. Photo by Rolf Hicker

Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest • "'Methuselah,' which is more than 4,800 years old, is one of the oldest living trees on earth, and stands with its brethren in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest on the other side of California in Inyo County. 'Methuselah' was 4,789 years old when sampled in 1957 by Edmund Schulman and Tom Harlan, with an estimated germination date of 2832 BC. 'Methuselah' is the oldest known living tree and non-clonal organism in the world – 4,842 years old as of 2011."

Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest • "'Methuselah,' which is more than 4,800 years old, is one of the oldest living trees on earth, and stands with its brethren in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest on the other side of California in Inyo County. 'Methuselah' was 4,789 years old when sampled in 1957 by Edmund Schulman and Tom Harlan, with an estimated germination date of 2832 BC. 'Methuselah' is the oldest known living tree and non-clonal organism in the world – 4,842 years old as of 2011."

Axel Erlandson Circus Trees

Axel Erlandson Circus Trees

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Mist. I tend to the forrest of my life by attending to the ground level simple everyday stuff which nourishes and grounds my lofty ideas and misty heights.

The President, Sequoia National Park is 3200 years old. "The President" is the second most massive tree ever measured: it's 27 feet wide at the bottom and 247 feet tall.

The President, Sequoia National Park is 3200 years old. "The President" is the second most massive tree ever measured: it's 27 feet wide at the bottom and 247 feet tall.

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