Picture of the Pando Aspen Tree Colony (Populus tremuloides)

Pando Aspen Tree Colony (Populus tremuloides)

Picture of the "Pando" Quaking Aspen (Populus tremuloides) Tree Colony, the oldest tree colony in the world. Photo taken in the Autumn (Fall), the Aspen leaves are showing their changing colours from green to yellow and orange. This Aspen colony is located at Richfield Ranger District, Fishlake National Forest, Utah, United States.

Tree leaf DNA identification shows that this plant is a Aspen Tree Colony (Populus tremuloides). See Aspen Tree Colony.

Photo by Mark Muir, of the Forest Service of the United States Department of Agriculture. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image is in the public domain.