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Date: 12/26/2011 1:41:00 PM
You got to be a "Nature Boy", Clay! Are you talking about the famous Red Woods or Cyprss?? Can't remember which is the tallest..Anyway, I enjoyed this delightful one with its rich imagery. Love, Annalise
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Date: 12/26/2011 4:49:00 PM
Let me try that spelling again; Sequ-o-ia Sempervirens.
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Date: 12/26/2011 4:45:00 PM
Yes Annelise, Sequia Sempervirens aka Coastal Redwoods.Coastal redwoods are presently amongst the tallest trees rooted in our mother's rich (epidermis) loam. Summer of 2006 a few odd ecentric types, fanatics you could say, formed a very unique team of 'tree lovers' and or adventures and they took a contigent from The National Geographic Society to a tree in Humbolt county here in California (of course) that they had located. It was for the record officially measured. It topped out at 115.55 meters; it was then named 'Hyperian'. Great book about this written by Richard Preston, 'WILD TREES'.