The highest tree in Denmark


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Danmarks højeste træ

English name:
Giant Fir

Latin name:
Abies grandis  

Locality:
Midtjylland, Skanderborg Kommune
Rye Nørreskov. Danmarks højeste træ?
56;06.2N+9;41.8E

Google Earth coordinates:
56.103 9.697    Guide

Data:
Height : 52,5 meter

Status:
dead

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Now the highest climbing pole i Denmark, placed in the village of Ry.

Comments:
Height from 2001 when the tree feel in a winter storm.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.berlingske.dk/article/20080812/danmark/80822134/

Reference:
Aagaard, L.H. 2008
Konge af de danske træer
Berlinske - Indland. 12.Aug.2008.

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (17-09-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (17-09-2008)