Have you ever looked at a tree and wondered how old it is? Trees are so majestic looking when they’re big and tall, it’s always intriguing to find out how long it took the tree to reach its size. A giant camphor tree in Osaka, Japan, for example, is believed to be 700 years old. It’s so old that a train station in the northeast suburbs of Osaka was built around it. The tree was actually supposed to be cut down a long time ago, but it never was due to certain superstitions.
A Mystical 700 Year-Old Tree Was In The Way Of A New Train Station. No Problem! April 1, 2023