The Hungarian Trees


Details in Danish

Danish name:
De Ungarske Trĉer

English name:
European Beech

Latin name:
Fagus sylvatica subsp. sylvatica

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Rudersdal Kommune
Holte, Frederikslund Skov. De Ungarske Trĉer. Trĉ nr. 2.
55;49.341N+12;27.347E

Google Earth coordinates:
55.82235 12.45578    Guide

Maximum age:
174

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
In 1944, Hungarian soldiers carved in the bark of tree no. 2 the Crown of St. Stefan and the Roman numeral IV which probably refers to the number of the Hungarina battalion.

Comments:
The age is indicated for 2008. The trees were planted in 1834.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.sollerod.dk/upload/image_53624.pdf

Reference:
Bolding, L. 2008
De Ungarske Trĉer
Personlig indrapportering

Reported by:
Bolding, Leif  (22-04-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (11-05-2008)

Images:
© Leif Bolding 2008   Click