The Theater Oak (= The Oak of Ulvedalen)


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Teateregen (= Ulvedalsegen)

Alternative Danish names:
Ulvedalsegen

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Lyngby-Taarbæk Kommune
Jægersborg Dyrehave. Ulvedalsegen.
55;46.838N+12;33.774E  (position verified 16-05-2008)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.78063 12.56290    Guide

Data:
Height : 21,5 meter
Girth: 10,35 meter
Diameter: 3,29 meter

Minimum age:
770

Status:
alive, weak

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
The traditional outdoors theater at Teateregen was revived in 1996 in connection with the Kulturby 96 events.

Comments:
Generally known as Ulvedalsegen. Figures from 1996. Age based on Holten, Dansk Dendrol. Årsskr. 26: Fig.1 (1998).

Value:
Notable within the country

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

Reference:
Serup, H. 1996
I Christian Vaupells fodspor - registrering af bemærkelsesværdige danske træer
Dansk Dendrologisk Årsskrift, volume 14, side 38-52, København

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (03-01-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (03-01-2008)

Images:
© Leif Bolding 2008 - Knud Ib Christensen 2008   Click    Click