The Bristlecone Book - A Natural History of the World's Oldest Trees by Ronald M. Lanner
Description: The Bristlecone pine is the world’s oldest tree
– even though they grow old, they never seem to age. They are trees that thrive in a harsh environment and live thousands of years. With special focus on the Great Basin bristlecone pine, the author examines the bark, buds, needles, cones, roots, and wood to follow its growth from seedling to old age. Readers will discover where to go to see these trees and how to identify them. This book contains many color photos, a helpful glossary, bibliography and index. 117 pages.
Dimensions: 6L x .25W x 9H inches