World’s tallest cypress tree near Bay Langdra Ney

Wonder World’s tallest cypress tree near Bay Langdra Ney   In short A magnificent tree of incredible size grows at the mountain road leading to Kathok Yoesel Samtenling Monastery. This is a famous cypress tree, which may hold a spiritual treasure left more than one thousand years ago. And this is the tallest cypress tree in […]

Hyperion tree

Hyperion, California

Wonder Hyperion tree   In short Some people know taller coast redwoods but the tallest announced tree of the world currently is Hyperion tree which in 2017 was 115.85 m tall. (2) Rating 48.9% GPS coordinates 41.2050 N 124.02 W (just a general location, exact location is not shown) Location, address North America, United States, California, […]

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

Wonder Menara – the world’s tallest tropical tree, Danum Valley   In short 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 first tree in tropics and the first flowering plant which is more than 100 m tall! Rating 45.8% GPS […]

Raven’s Tower – tallest Sitka spruce

Wonder Raven’s Tower – tallest Sitka spruce   In short The tallest known Sitka spruce in the world is Raven Spruce which is 96.7 m (96.68 m) tall. Rating 40.3% GPS coordinates 41.3805 N 124.0140 W (possible mistake by 3 km) Location, address North America, United States, California, Del Norte County, Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park. […]

Doerner Fir

Doerner Fir

Wonder Doerner Fir   In short It is possible that the tallest tree of the world up to the end of the 19th century was coast Douglas fir – in 1897 there was cut reportedly 142 m tall fir in Loup’s Ranch, Washington state (4). Nowadays the tallest known coast Douglas fir is Doerner Fir in […]

Tallest Giant Sequoia in Redwood Mountain Grove

Wonder Tallest Giant Sequoia in Redwood Mountain Grove   In short Giant sequoias are by far the largest trees of the world by wood volume. But they belong also to the highest trees of the world – there is known 95.8 m tall specimen. Rating 71.7% GPS coordinates 36.7003 N 118.9146 W (possible mistake by 4 […]

Tallest Giant Sequoia in Converse Basin

Wonder Tallest Giant Sequoia in Converse Basin   In short Giant sequoias (Sequoiadendron giganteum) by far are the largest trees of the world by wood volume. These trees are very tall and the tallest known specimen grows in the Giant Sequoia National Monument. It is 95.8 m tall. Rating 42.3% GPS coordinates 36.8219 N 118.9457 W […]

Sir Vim – (White Knight) the tallest manna gum

White Knight , Tasmania

Wonder Sir Vim – (White Knight) the tallest manna gum   In short Several coincidences have spared the highest known white gum of the world – Sir Vim – from felling. It is one of giant trees in a group called “White Knights”. Rating 45.0% GPS coordinates 41.4023 S 147.9750 E Location, address Australia and Oceania, […]

Centurion tree – the tallest eucalyptus

Wonder Centurion tree – the tallest eucalyptus   In short The tallest eucalyptus tree – Centurion – was found from an airplane, by using LiDAR equipment. Thanks to this tree Eucalyptus regnans now is the third (or second?) tallest tree species in the world. Rating 45.8% GPS coordinates 43.07729 S 146.76874 E Location, address Australia and […]