pond cypress pond cypress

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  • (n) smaller than and often included in the closely related Taxodium distichum

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  • The Quest To Document The World's Oldest Living Things In Striking Photos

    Because you never know when climate change might wipe out a 9,550-year-old spruce tree. In 2007, photographer Rachel Sussman made a pilgrimage to Florida's 3,500-year-old Senator Tree. The pond cypress's mottled gray trunk stretched 125 feet into the sky, and sported a bronze plaque gifted by Calvin Coolidge in 1929. Sussman snapped a few pictures, but, upon review, wasn't thrilled with the ...
    on April 22, 2014     Source: Fast Company Magazine

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