“Sa Reina” (The Queen) olive tree – Villamassargia, Sardinia – Italy
Olive Tree: sacred to the goddess Athena a crown of olive was gifted to the winner of the Olympic Games. The doors and the pillars of the Temple of Solomon were made of olive tree and its oil was used in ceremonies of consecration to the Jewish priests.
Athena planted an olive tree which proved to be more useful than Poseidon’s spring. This is why the city Athens gets its name from Athena.
900 Year Old Olive Tree with Massive Trunk in Ortumannu, Sardinia
very old inosculated olive tree