10 Of The Oldest Living Trees In The World
Patriarca da Floresta – 3,000 Years Old
Found in Brazil, and a rare example of the species Cariniana legallis, Patriarca da Floresta is estimated to be as old as 3,000 years. Tied to local myths and religious stories, this tree is believed to be sacred.
The Senator – Around 3,500 Years Old
Located in Florida, US, and known to be the largest bald cypress tree in the country, The Senator is believed to be around 3,500 years old. What’s impressive about this tree is that in endured a number of hurricanes, managing to retain its ginormous size.