The Angel Oak

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The magnificent Angel Oak is one of the oldest oak trees in the Southeast, but it is a baby compared to the bald cypress trees in the region, one of which in North Carolina was recently dated by scientists as being 2,624 year old. North Carolina Bald Cypresses Are Among the World's Oldest Trees | Science | Smithsonian Magazine