The Boller Lime


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Bollerlinden

English name:
Lime

Latin name:
Tilia sp.  

Locality:
Midtjylland, Horsens Kommune
Boller Slot. Bollerlinden.
55;50.337N+09;53.775E

Google Earth coordinates:
55.83895 9.89625    Guide

Maximum age:
600

Status:
HISTORIC, dead, nothing left

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Danish Hunting and Forestry Museum: etching B973-15, B973-21 (ca. 1891). After Bollerlinden was struck by lightening its crown needed support.

Comments:
Geographic position uncertain. Bollerlinden was planted in the 1300s and fell during the Christmas storm in 1902. Age indicated for 1902. Geographic position uncertain.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.kulturarv.dk/kid/VisKunstner.do?kunstnerId=2685

Reference:
Schovelin, A. 1881-1891
Mærkelige gamle danske Træer, navnlig Bøge og Ege, volume 1-7, side 21pp

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (20-11-2008)

Validation:
Not validated  ()

Images:
© Axel Schovelin   Click