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For example, the Pando, or "trembling giant," is a clonal colony made up of more than 40,000 individual quaking aspen (In 2008, peculiar circumstances led to the discovery of the world's oldest individual from a clonal tree: Old Tjikko, a 9,550-year-old Norway spruce located the in Fulufjället Mountains in Sweden, according to scientists at Umeå University.Old Tjikko is suspected to be the only living trunk of an ancient clonal colony like the Pando.Based on the dating analysis done on the Prometheus, it is estimated that the pine germinated around 2880 BC.The Patagonian Cypress (Fitzroya cupressoides) is the term given to tall, evergreen conifer trees which grow in the Valdivian temperate rain forests of South America.
Whether it’s because it’s outgrown its home or would just look better in a different one, sometimes we have to move our trees.
These trees grow to reach extreme heights and are the tallest trees in South America.
Fully grown Patagonian cypress trees can grow as high as 230 feet, and some have a trunk diameter of 20 feet.
The oldest living specimen is known as the CBR26 which is estimated to be 3,266 years old.
To know the age of a tree, scientists employ dendrochronology which is the process of dating by use of tree rings.
The giant sequoia is the largest individual tree in the world and the largest living organism based on volume with the fully grown tree attaining a height of 279 feet and a maximum trunk diameter of 26 feet.