They are gentle giants without voice or arms , but despite his quiet existence, are responsible for shade, control erosion, provide food, oxygen pump and eliminate pollution affecting people often ignore them:humans. For this and other reasons, they deserve to be duly honored . Especially those who also have survived for years, are the most specific characteristics. These are 10 specialty green giants against each other, they have excelled by being truly unique.
1. Pando is not a single tree, there are several who live in Utah, USA with its 80,000 years old, it is the oldest living organism in the world.
Old Tjikko has 9550 years! It is the oldest in the world, but is the oldest in having a single stem that dies and revives again and again.
They say that in the sacred tree Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi in Sri Lanka, Buddha attained his enlightenment.
The General Sherman , located in the Sequoia Park in California, is not the highest nor the longest, but it is a single tree trunk bulkier world and has between 2,300 and 2,700 years.
The Endicott Pear was one of the first fruit trees grown in the United States in 1630 , and still gives fruit.
The Tree of Tule living in a church in Mexico, has one of the largest circles of the world, but is a "fat" very low.
The Chestnut of the hundred horses lives in Sicily and in addition to being the largest and oldest in the world Brown, he won the Guinness World Record for the largest circumference.
Hyperion is the tallest living tree in the world. It is a 114 meters Sequoia living in the Redwood National Park in California.
Jomon Sugi has the largest trunk of Japan. It grows on the highest mountain on the island of Yakushima . You can have from 2000 to 7000 years old!
Methuselah is considered the tree (pine) oldest in the world.He lives in the Inyo National Forest, California and very few have seen. It's something mysterious!