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The thickest, tallest, and oldest trees in South Africa

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Girth

In this table of girth records in South Africa 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.

How to measure the girth of a tree?

NrTree speciesGirthLocationMeasurementYear
1Afrocarpus falcatus (Sickle-leaved yellowwood)7.00 mKing Edward VII, Diepwalle Forest Station, South Africa Sisley2006
2Ficus salicifolia (Wonderboom fig)~5.50 mWonderboom, Wonderboom Nature Reserve, South AfricaChristopher2014
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Height

There are no reliable height measurements in South Africa available yet.

Age

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

NrTree speciesAgeLocationMeasurementYear
1Ficus salicifolia (Wonderboom fig)1214 ± 400 yWonderboom, Wonderboom Nature Reserve, South AfricaChristopher2014
2Afrocarpus falcatus (Sickle-leaved yellowwood)664 ± 10 yKing Edward VII, Diepwalle Forest Station, South Africa Rodeo2012
3Quercus robur (Pedunculate oak)203 ySlave Tree, Tourist Office, South AfricaTim2012
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