The Misteltoe at Store Elmue


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Misteltenen ved Store Elmue

Alternative Danish names:
St. Elmue æbletræ, mistelten - WDPA site ID 334292

English name:
Misteltoe

Latin name:
Viscum album subsp. album

Locality:
Sjælland, Faxe Kommune
Nord for Store Elmue, vejkant. Misteltenen ved Store Elmue.
55;12.370N+12;06.792E  (position verified 18-07-2010)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.20617 12.11320    Guide

Status:
alive

Growth form:
hemiparasite

Legends:
Considered the last native misteltoe in Denmark.

Comments:
Host a tree of Malus domestica.

Value:
PROTECTED, notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.dn-lokal.dk/lk351/naturgui.htm

Reference:
World Commission on Protected Areas 2008
World Database on Protected Areas
http://sea.unep-wcmc.org/wdbpa/index.htm (from 2009: http://www.wdpa.org/)

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (07-06-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (07-06-2008)