It boasts the "Adonis" with their 1 075 years, a ormskinnstall in the north of Greece, which, according to scientific methodology is the oldest known living tree in Europe.
There is information on the olive tree in the Mediterranean countries who have lived since Jesus ' time, but their age is not confirmed by the researchers, points out dendrokronologen Paul J Krusic at the university of Stockholm.
the Same applies to the data of other ancient trees in Europe.
Paul J Krusic led the expedition that found the ormskinnstallen Pinus heldreichi in a forest far up in the Pindosbergen in northern Greece.
scientists from the university of Mainz and the university of Arizona was on the discovery.
They named the tree of Adonis, after the perfection of beauty, god in Greek mythology.