Patriarch

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  • Nickname: Patriarch

  • Common name: Bristlecone pine

  • Scientific name: Pinus longaeva

  • Height (m): 16,4 meters

  • Circumference (m): 14,8 meters

  • Age (years): over 5000

  • Peculiarity: a single needle can last on its branches for over 40 years; the oldest nonclonal trees on the planet belong to this species

  • Place: Inyo National Forest

  • Region: California

  • Nation: USA

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