The Devil


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Djævelen

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Furesø Kommune
Jonstrup Vang, Hareskovene, ca. 480 m Ø for T-krydset Jonstrupvangvej-Ballerupvej, ca. 50 m N for Måløvvej. Djævelen.
55;45.966N+12;22.435E  (position verified 14-09-2008)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.76610 12.37392    Guide

Status:
alive, weak

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Originally the crown of Djævelen looked like the Devil's hand, but during the storm of 1981 most of the crown fell down.

Value:
Notable within a region

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

Reference:
Anonym 2003
Hareskovene
Vandreture i Statsskovene, volume 16, Miljøministeriet. Skov og Naturstyrelsen

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

Validation:
Well documented  (01-03-2008)

Images:
© Knud Ib Christensen 2008   Click    Click