One of the oldest trees in the world – a Great Basin bristlecone pine (Pinus longaeva D.K.Bailey). The tree in 2019 was 4,851 years old. It is highly possible that in the grove are older trees – there is reported a tree “Prometheus” which is 4900 years old (in Nevada, Wheeler Peak) and rumored another one which is 5069 years old (in 2019).

Location, GPS coordinates: 37.3794 N 118.1617 W
Categories: Trees
Values: Biology, Visual
Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
Where is located? North America, United States, California, Inyo County, White Mountains, Inyo National Forest, Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest. Exact location is not disclosed.

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