Landmarked

Nako Gompa Cypress

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The village of Nako, high in the mountains between Kinnaur and Spiti, is beneath a small Buddhist monument where this tree grows

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Diplomat

Nako Lake Juniper

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Near the Nako Village Lake high in the mountains can be found this evergreen juniper tree

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Ambassador

Jakpo The Snake King’s Tree at Likir

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In Ladakh’s oldest, 930-year-old monastery on the snake-like hill of Kli-Khil this ancient evergreen cypress is named after the Naga King Jakpo, who once slept here in the mythological past

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Nor La Evergreen Juniper

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In a rocky valley high in the Ladakh Himalaya, an evergreen juniper tree is a striking landmark- there are no other trees like it anywhere nearby

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