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The central regions of Tol Eressëa
A seedling of Galathilion, the White Tree of Tirion
'Tol Eressëa' is pronounced 'to'l ere'sse-a'
Other names


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White Tree of Tol Eressëa

The tree at the heart of the Lonely Isle

The White Tree that grew in the central regions of the island of Tol Eressëa, more properly called Celeborn. It grew from a seedling of Galathilion, the White Tree made by Yavanna herself that grew in the courts of Tirion.

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