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Tejo gigante. Giant Yew

Taxus baccata

Habitat:

Garden

Notes:

Plantado en Powis Castle alrededor de 1680 // Topiary. Planted circa 1680. Topiary is the horticultural practice of training live perennial plants, by clipping the foliage and twigs of trees, shrubs and subshrubs to develop and maintain clearly defined shapes,perhaps geometric or fanciful; and plants which have been shaped in this way. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Topiary


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9 Comments

medusasnakes123
medusasnakes123 3 years ago

So pretty! :)

mbelasko
mbelasko 6 years ago

Y como llegan fácil a los 1.000 años... Lástima que no estaremos en condiciones de visitarla.

Isabela
Isabela 6 years ago

Imagínate más de 300 años!

mbelasko
mbelasko 6 years ago

¡Menudo ejemplar!

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 6 years ago

UFF! Extraordinary...

Isabela
Isabela 6 years ago

Powis Castle is in Wales, UK. It's an extraordinary place.
I've also added more info and photos; one of the photos with people so that you can see the scale, and another with a graphic of the yew which was planted around 1680.
You can read info: http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-p...

where where is it? the entire green wall? wow

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

I can not believed that this is a tree in the middle. Does it given shape or naturally like this..?

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 6 years ago

Mon Dieu!

Wales, United Kingdom

Lat: 52.65, Long: -3.16

Spotted on Jul 22, 2007
Submitted on Oct 22, 2010

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