The Old Mastic (Baneh) Tree of Belanjir

The grave of Belanjir region is 72 km northwest to the City of Birjand which is part of Khoosf functioning in the city. The location in terms of local beliefs and among some people is the prevalent that had respect and dignity, and now is under the Administration Office of Religious Affairs of the County.

Vegetation in this region, most of mastic tree species, of which some have reached old age. This tree has rotted from the inside and therefore in view the northern part of the body has been lost. The tree height is 5.5 m., two branches of the tree are at a height of 2 meters on the east and west sides. The old mastic due to exposure at this religious place for people was important; contributing to the closure of its branches is evident. Due to its size and environmental conditions, expert evaluations dated the tree to about 450 to 500 years old and have recorded the conditions.

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Additional Info

  • Name of Effect: The Old Mastic (Baneh) Tree of Belanjir
  • Type of Effect: درختان کهنسال
  • Registration number in the National List: 156
  • Date of Reord: Thursday, 29 December 2011
  • Township: Birjand
  • Longitude: 0
  • Latitude: 0
  • Above see level: 0
  • Address: Southern Khorasan - 72 km northwest to the City of Birjand
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