Source: Fourth Age
Disclaimer: Tolkien’s imaginarium – Kortirion like to dream there a little.
Mellyrn – noblest of trees - gifted to Númenor by elves of the Lonely Isle... to Gil-Galad, he to his kinswoman, Galadriel... her seedlings became Lothlórien’s glades. Roofed and floored with gold, supported by pillared trunks of silver-grey – what a palace was Laurelindórenan! But that was in a spring that faded long years ago.
Haldir sighed. She’d gifted a rare seed to Samwise, thriving now in soil far away. Only one other grew elsewhere, his Lord’s gift for a service given. Unrealised treasure... or perhaps... they did know...
He tucked a last leaf inside his tunic... before they rode away.