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Pando Aspen Fishlake National Forest This is the largest single organism on earth - every tree is a clone that shares the same root system and DNA.

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Pando: Also known as the Trembling Giant, Pando is a clonal colony of a single male Quaking Aspen located in Utah. Each genetically-identical individual tree (or “stem”) is connected by a single root system. Spreading across more than 100 acres, Pando is believed to be over 80,000 years old and collectively weighs over 6,600 tons, making it the heaviest organism on the planet, as well as one of the oldest

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The Oldest Living Organism on Earth – Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, White Mountains, California
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The Oldest Living Organism on Earth – Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, White Mountains, California

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This is Pando, but it isn’t a forest– it’s all one tree. Each trunk of the Quaking Aspen is genetically identical and connected by a single root system that’s at least 80,000 years old, which means it’s one of the biggest and oldest living things on...

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Sequoia National Park

The General Sherman Tree - largest living thing on Earth, Sequoia National Park

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Farmhouse Wood Framed Christmas Ornaments

Add some farmhouse style to your Christmas tree with these adorable Wood Framed Christmas Ornaments! They make adorable gifts too!

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O.O.O Pando is a clonal colony of a single male quaking aspen, determined to be a single living organism by one massive underground root system. It's the heaviest known organism.

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