"Though I don't usually indulge in romantic, druidic speculation about trees, when I'm in the presence of this oak, I can't help wonder who is the observer and who is the observed. While we watch trees, do they gaze back at us?" Captions adapted from Tree: A New Vision of the American Forest, by James Balog. Virginiana, Angels Oak, American Forests, Captions Adaptations, Living Oak, Helpful Wonder, Druidic Speculation, John Islands, James Balog
Ancient Tree of Life, an Angel Oak is a southern live oak tree located in Angel Oak Park, in Charleston, South Carolina on Johns Island, one of South Carolina's Sea Islands. It is estimated to be over 1400 years old, standing 65 feet tall.