18. Patagonian Cypress; 2,200 years old
Alerce Costero National Monument, Chile
17. Armillaria Ostoyae; 2,400 years old
Malhuer National Forest, OR
15. Jomon Sugi Japanese Cedar; 2,000-7,000 years old
Yaku Shima, Japan
2. Posidonia Oceania Sea Grass; 100,000 years old
Balearic Islands, Spain
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