The Troll Tree (= The Snake Spruce)


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Troldetræet (= Slangegranen)

Alternative Danish names:
Slangegranen

English name:
Norway Spruce

Latin name:
Picea abies subsp. abies

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Bornholms Regionskommune
Torpe Bakker. Slangegranen.
55;11.708N+14;46.570E

Google Earth coordinates:
55.19513 14.77617    Guide

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, candelaber-like

Legends:
Locally the tree is known as Troll.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.e-pages.dk/bhstid/347/16

Reference:
Sillehoved, S.P. 2009
Troldetræet i Torpe Bakker
Rytterknægten - Bornholms gratisavis (16. december), volume 83

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (11-04-2010)

Validation:
Well documented  (11-04-2010)