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The Bonsai that survived the Hiroshima atomic bomb. See: This tree has been trained into a Bonsai for almost 400 years, the result of 6 generations of hard work and patience by the Yamaki family. But what makes it really special is that it was in Hiroshima when the atomic bomb fell in 1945. #bonsai #tree #nature #oldest #trees #japan #hiroshima

This is one of the most famous bonsai. Mr. Shinji Suzuki declined an offer of over half million USD for this tree.