Live Oaks, to me, capture the essence of southern living. These magnificent trees laced with Spanish Moss greet you, arms outstretched, everywhere you look in the south.
Here is the most famous Live Oak in the South:
Angel Oak is 1,500 years old and encompasses 17,000 square feet with its longest limb reaching 105 feet.
Yes, it is incredible.
I photographed these gorgeous live oaks at the Ace Basin, Edisto, SC:
In Savannah, GA: