Saturday, December 17, 2011

Angel Oak World Oldest Tree

Angel Oak is World oldest tree.
Angel Oak Tree South Carlina 
The Angel Oak Tree is situated Charleston in South Carolina.

This tree is very wide and messy . A lot of Folk stories are tagged with this Old Huge Tree. 



It is estimated to be in excess of 1500 years old, stands 65 ft (20 m) tall, measures 28 ft (8.5 m) in circumference, and shades with its crown an area of 17,000 square feet (1,600 m2). Its widest crown spread point-to-point is 180 ft, which is longer than any other live oak in the country. Its longest limb is 105 feet (32 m) in length. The tree and surrounding park have been owned by the city of Charleston since 1991.
It has survived lot of circumstances, hurricanes, floods, earthquakes and human developments  
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