Pleasanton Ca,giant Blue Gum-huge!

stanofhJune 8, 2011

The house was right across the tree to add more surrealism to this almost fantasy huge tree..

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loribee2(CA 9)

That is one BIG tree!

    Bookmark   June 9, 2011 at 12:34AM
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wcgypsy(10 / Sunset 23)

Wow. Is this one a record holder? I would think so....

    Bookmark   June 9, 2011 at 1:20AM
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deep___roots(ca9/sunset15)

One big tree in an urban setting.
Doesn't look like no yahoos have carved on it none neither.

    Bookmark   June 9, 2011 at 11:39AM
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stanofh

Wc-The previous largest Blue Gum I've found was half the girth of this monster.
Deep roots...It's an upscale community+ it's a block from the local P.D. headquarters!

    Bookmark   June 9, 2011 at 10:37PM
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kathi_mdgd

Wow,that's a big one alright.Nice to see things like that that have stood the test of time,and tree trimmers!!
Kathi

    Bookmark   June 10, 2011 at 9:56PM
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californian

I read somewhere the tallest tree in the world was a blue gum in Australia that was 400 feet tall, but other people have disputed that so don't know if its true. There is a Euch about 200 feet away from my house that is so tall it puts my whole back yard in shade during most of the year.

    Bookmark   June 11, 2011 at 8:52PM
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