The Hjortekilde Oak


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Hjortekildeegen

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Lyngby-Taarbæk Kommune
Jægersborg Dyrehave, vest for Ulvedalsvej. Hjortekildeegen.
55;46.700N+12;33.946E  (position verified 24-11-2008)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.77833 12.56577    Guide

Data:
Girth: 3,93 meter
Diameter: 1,25 meter

Maximum age:
210

Status:
alive, weak

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Comments:
Figures from 2008. The actual girth, diameter and age uncertain due to the condition of the tree. Age based on Holten, Dansk Dendrol. Årsskr. 26: Fig.1 (1998)

Value:
Notable within a region

Web page:
http://www.skovognatur.dk/Udgivelser/Vandretursfoldere/atilaa/Jaegersborg.htm

Reference:
Christensen, K.I. 2008
Bemærkelsesværdige træer i Jægersborg Dyrehave
Personlig indrapportering

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (24-11-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (24-11-2008)

Images:
© Knud Ib Christensen 2008   Click    Click