600-years-old Ginkgo in South Korea
This Ginkgo is located in Nongso-2ri Okseong-myeon Gumi and is 15m in circumference and 50m tall. Seven adults holding hands can barely reach their outstretched arms around this tree. It was designated as a natural monument on May 28, 1970. The villagers regard it as a holy tree. This tree was planted by Mr. Eom about 600 years ago.
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