great basin bristlecone pine pinus longaeva

One of the longest-living organisms on Earth – Great Basin Bristlecone Pine

We saw this insane Great Basin Bristlecone Pine (Pinus longaeva) on our exchange trip to the National Park in Nevada, Las Vegas. These trees are adapted to survive in harsh, unforgiving environments, making it one of the most resilient trees in the world. They grow at high elevations, where they are exposed to strong winds, […]

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