Threes are one of the most amazing creations on Earth. They have been existing for millions and millions of years even before human civilization began. This article is about one of the oldest trees in the world which is elegant as its age.
This is an ancient Ginkgo tree that is aged around 1400 years! It is located inside a Chinese Buddhist Temple; Gu Guanyin which is located in the Zhongnan Mountain of China. This sheds a sea of its leaves in the autumn, covering the entire garden which this tree is in. If you visit this tree during the autumn, you will get the chance to see one of the most ancient trees sitting in a pool of golden leaves. Scroll down to read more about it.
This tree is said to be planted by one of the Chinese emperors named Li Shimin. He lived during the years of 618-907 AD. The specialty about these trees is that they are no more to be found. They are mentioned in ancient Chinese texts which have documented ancient medicine as well.
With the traditional Chinese background and location where this tree is situated, it is one magnificent sight to look at. The colors of the leaves which cover everything around it, backed by the legends of it make it one elegant tree that carries so much value of the great Chinese tradition.
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