Saturday, December 28, 2013

General Sherman

The largest tree on earth

 

Right: One of the broken branches


The General Sherman Tree is located in the Giant Forest of Sequoia National Park in California.  
Height = 275 ft
Diameter = 25 ft
Volume = 52,513 ft^3
By volume, General Sherman is the largest living single stem tree on earth.
   
 

2 comments:

  1. How the hell did you discover this tree.? am telling you i was there when i was a school boy and this tree appeared to me as a giant. i wish i could get back to see it now that am a bit old.

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