The Giant Trees of Tochigi: #2 The Grand Ginkgo of Asahimachi Revisited

#2 The Grand Ginkgo of Asahimachi
There it is, peeking between two buildings. You can't hide from me, you giant tree, you!

Number: 2
Name: Grand Ginkgo of Asahimachi (旭町の大いちょう)
Type: Gingko
Height: 32m
Trunk Circumference: 6.2m
Age: 300+ years
Location: 栃木県宇都宮市中央1丁目 (36° 33′ 27″N 139° 52′ 57″E)
Date of Original Visit: 2010-1-31
Revisited: 2011-5-25

#2 The Grand Ginkgo of Asahimachi
#2 The Grand Ginkgo of Asahimachi
#2 The Grand Ginkgo of Asahimachi
Lens flare! Not firebombing like this tree endured in '45.

I try to show you my Japan. Won’t you show me your Japan?