He's right of course. This "R" complicated names are pretty much favorized. Can you remember the name of Necromancer hero from MoM?
When you move further in the forest, you will found an Ancient Tree. The spectacular part is, that nowaday scientists and gardeners believe, that some trees are critical for a forest because they help the others - they are helping theirs seeds. This is one of them.
An Ancient Tree was always having a special place in human tales. Classic.