Ancient Bristlecone Pine Tree Composition 2, Inyo National Forest, White Mountains, California
Photograph - Photography
Ancient Bristlecone Pine Tree Composition 2, Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, Inyo National Forest White Mountains, Inyo County, California
The Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest is a protected area high in the White Mountains in Inyo County in eastern California. The Great Basin bristlecone pine trees grow between 9,800 and 11,000 feet above sea level, in xeric alpine conditions, protected within the Inyo National Forest. Foxtail Pine also grows in the forest.
The Methuselah Grove in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest is the location of the Methuselah Tree, a Great Basin bristlecone pine that is 4,849 years old. For many years, it was considered the world's oldest known living non-clonal organism, until the discovery in 2013 of another bristlecone pine in the same area with an age of 5,067 years.
Buy fine art prints by Kathy Anselmo, artist and designer. From original art, photography and designs. Buy Art Online. Vibrant photography and graphic design wall art. Landscapes, Flowers and more...
If you like my Art Gallery, please push the FB, Twitter, Google+ or Pinterest Buttons! Thank you!
All artwork in this gallery is the original artwork of Kathy Anselmo. All Rights Reserved. It is for sale, copyrighted to Kathy Anselmo and, as such, is protected by US and International Copyright laws.
July 3rd, 2018
Viewed 453 Times - Last Visitor from Colombo - Sri Lanka on 01/22/2023 at 8:27 PM