Saturday, August 10, 2019

Suoi Giang tea forest (Suối Giàng)

Here grow possibly the world's oldest tea trees which are up to 3,000 years old. In total in this forest grow more than 85,000...

Menara – the world’s tallest tropical tree, Danum Valley

One of the world's oldest tropical forests - Danum Valley forest in early 2019 provided a long-sought discovery: the world's tallest tropical tree, the...

Hyperion

There are known taller coast redwoods but the tallest announced tree of the world currently is Hyperion which in 2015 was 115.66 m tall. Tallest...

Yasuni Forest

There is a very special forest tract in the immense Amazonian rainforest - Yasuni Forest. It is well possible that this large forest in...

Arbol del Tule (Árbol del Tule)

One of main tourist attractions in the Mexican state of Oaxaca is an amazing tree - Arbol del Tule (Tule Tree). This Montezuma cypress...

Vallée de Mai (Vallee de Mai)

The palm forest in Vallée de Mai (Vallee de Mai) is a descendant of the primeval forest of Gondwana continent. Here live numerous plants...

Yungay – the driest place in the world

One of the driest places on Earth is Atacama Desert but the driest place in this desert is found near Yungay - abandoned mining...

Centurion – the tallest eucalyptus tree

The tallest eucalyptus tree - Centurion - was found from an airplane, by using LiDAR equipment. Thanks to this tree Eucalyptus regnans now is...

Lukunsky Grove

The northernmost forested area in the world is Lukunsky grove although often Internet sources announce that Ary-Mas is the northernmost forest of the world....

Ary-Mas

Often Internet sources announce that Ary-Mas is the northernmost forest of the world. This is not exactly true - Lukunsky grove is located some...