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The thickest, tallest, and oldest trees in Asia

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Girth

In this table of girth records in Asia only girth measurements made at a height between 1.30 m and 1.50 m are listed. Trees with multiple trunks are excluded.
Of course this inventory contains only tree records as far as they are registered on this site.

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NrTree speciesGirthLocationMeasurementYear
1Cryptomeria japonica (Sugi)16.20 mJōmon Sugi, Mt Takatsuka, Japan Wikipedia2012
2Cedrus deodara (Deodar cedar)~14.50 mTolma, Tolma, India Sisley2011
3Platanus orientalis (Oriental plane)11.30 mTelavi, Telavi, Georgia P.V. Vassilyev?
4Juniperus excelsa (Greek juniper)~9.10 mShahrestanak, Shahrestanak, Iran farhad2013
5Thujopsis dolabrata (Asunaro tree)7.30 m十二本ヤス Junihon Yasu "Twelve intrinsically safe tree", Kanagi machi, Japan Kanie?
6Quercus miyagii (Q. miyagii)7.08 mOkinawa UraJirogashi, Halfway up the Ibu mountain, Japan Kanie2011
7Ceiba pentandra (Kapok)6.20 mBotanic Gardens, Singapore, Singapore survey2002
8Cupressus cashmeriana (Bhutan cypress)>6.00 mTrongsa Dzong, Trongsa, Bhutan Nardo Kaandorp2011
9Eucalyptus globulus (Tasmanian blue gum)>6.00 mNagarkot, Nagarkot, Nepal Wim Brinkerink2008
10Aphananthe aspera (Muku tree)5.80 mInochinushiyashiro no Mukunoki, Taisha town, Japan Kanie2010
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Height

There are no reliable height measurements in Asia available yet.

Age

In this table of age estimates and measurements in Asia are shown. Of course this inventory contains only age records as far as they are registered on this site.

NrTree speciesAgeLocationMeasurementYear
1Cryptomeria japonica (Sugi)3014 ± 1000 yJōmon Sugi, Mt Takatsuka, Japan Conifers2012
2Juniperus excelsa (Greek juniper)2814 ± 50 yShahrestanak, Shahrestanak, Iran farhad2014
3Platanus orientalis (Oriental plane)833 yTelavi, Telavi, Georgia KoutaR2013
4Cedrus deodara (Deodar cedar)801 ± 300 yTolma, Tolma, India Sisley2013
5Fagraea fragrans (Tembusu)155 yBotanic Gardens, Singapore, Singapore Tiziano Rootman Fratus2011
6Samanea saman (Rain tree)130 ± 5 yTaiping Lake Gardens, Taiping, MalaysiaFrancis Chung2012
7Pterocarpus indicus (Pashu padauk)114 ± 10 yUpper Museum Road (Jalan Museum Hulu), Taiping, MalaysiaFrancis Chung2012
8Ceiba pentandra (Kapok)102 ± 10 yBotanic Gardens, Singapore, Singapore Tiziano Rootman Fratus2011
9Ficus macrophylla (Moreton Bay fig)54 ± 10 yKibbutz Ein Gedi, Ein Gedi, Israel Tim B2012
10Metasequoia glyptostroboides (Dawn redwood)46 yKosugidani, Yakushima, Japan Jenny2012
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