13 4

The Ankerwycke Yew – One of Britain’s Oldest Trees

t.co
in History & Heritage Nature & Outdoor 433 views

Standing quietly in a water-meadow on the flood plain of the River Thames, is a very special ancient tree. This evergreen giant is a survivor – a lone tree that has borne witness to countless generations. It is the oldest known tree on National Trust land. This is the Ankerwycke Yew. Beneath a veil of dark, shaggy needles; is a colossal, colourful trunk. Continue Reading

2 minute read

Get more things like this direct to your inbox.

http://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/459787091769966592/PyhVfUUb_200x200.jpeg
Signup to comment