The Giant Trees of Tochigi: α6 The Giant Ginkgo of Mangan Temple

α6 Giant Ginkgo of Mangan Temple
The first bonus tree of Mangan Temple: their ginkgo!

Number: α6
Name: Giant Ginkgo of Mangan Temple (満願寺のイチョウ)
Type: Ginkgo/maidenhair (Ginkgo biloba)
Height: Unknown
Trunk Circumference: Unknown
Age: ~250 years
Location: 栃木県河内郡上三川町東汗 (36° 28′ 15.6216″N 139° 56′ 43.3314″E)
Date of Visit: 2011-7-18

When I rocked up to Mangan Temple to find the nutmeg-yew, I was surprised to find more large trees. This is the giant Ginkgo of Mangan Temple. I don’t really know much about it, except that it’s an awesome neato tree. (shrug)

α6 Giant Ginkgo of Mangan Temple
Look at that tree! Look at it! It's treeing all over the place! GINKGO GINK GO! I got nothin'. There was one more bonus tree at this location, too...

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