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Forum topic by CalgaryGeoff posted 11-28-2013 08:21 PM 914 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-28-2013 08:21 PM

The tree is called Baobab, it’s about 2000 years old and located in South Africa. This specific tree is called “The Tree of Life”. From the looks of it, I believe we could split it up and everyone here could get 100 bf.

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#1 posted 11-28-2013 08:23 PM

Criminal to cut it down.

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#2 posted 11-28-2013 09:34 PM


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#4 posted 11-29-2013 01:25 AM

We have a sub species in Australia which we call Boab tree. They grow pretty enormous as well, but I haven’t seen one as big as this.

Thanks for showing.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 12-02-2013 01:28 AM

It needs to live 2000 more years.

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#6 posted 12-02-2013 02:42 AM

The “wood” is more like pith – It is too soft to make anything useful, to my knowledge.

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