A Mawphlang Yew

A yew tree grows in the sacred grove of Mawphlang ,Meghalaya

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Bodhi Leaf A Mawphlang Yew

A yew tree grows in the sacred grove of Mawphlang ,Meghalaya

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Taxon Botany:

  • Common name: Eurasian Yew Tree: The dark-leaved and red-fruited Eurasian Yew tree grows from Western Europe across to the Himalaya, and can potentially grow more that five thousand years old
  • Botanical species: Taxus baccata
  • Botanical family : Taxaceae [Yew Family]


  • Latitude: 25.44035 ° north of the Equator
  • Longitude: 91.75348 ° east of the Prime Meridian
  • Altitude: 1686.6 metres above sea level

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Journey Journey:

  • Into The Northeast
  • Path : Along the Brahmaputra into Assam, then up into the Meghalaya Hills
  • Date photographed: 4.03.10


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