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How old a tree can live. What is the age of the oldest

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how old a tree can live. What is the age of the oldest living tree Can a tree live
a hundred or a thousand years? In years what is the longest living tree in the state
of Indiana or USA or world?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Landscaping
Expert:  Rico_Soma replied 10 months ago.

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The oldest living tree is in California and is 5000 years old. There is no documented oldest tree in IN but there are specimens in the 300 to 500 year old range.