Tolkien Gateway

Celeborn (White Tree)

Revision as of 21:58, 19 October 2012 by Mithbot (Talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
The name White Tree refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see White Tree (disambiguation).

Celeborn was the name of the White Tree that flourished in Tol Eressëa. It was a seeding of the tree Galathilion, which in turn had been made in image of Telperion, the eldest of the Two Trees of Valinor.[1]

Celeborn was an ancestor to the White Trees of Númenor[2] and of Gondor.[3]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Eldamar and the Princes of the Eldalië"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Akallabêth: The Downfall of Númenor"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Council of Elrond"