The Giant Sequoia at Langes°


Details in Danish

Danish name:
MammuttrŠet pň Langes°

English name:
Giant Sequoia

Latin name:
Sequoiadendron giganteum  

Locality:
Syddanmark, Odense Kommune
Langes°, Dyrehavelund 14. MammuttrŠet.
55;26.126N+10;11.453E

Google Earth coordinates:
55.43543 10.19088    Guide

Data:
Girth: 6,1 meter
Diameter: 1,94 meter

Maximum age:
125

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Planted in 1870 by forest supervisor Carl Bloch.

Comments:
Figures from 1995.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.skovforeningen.dk/media/Langeso.pdf

Reference:
Qvistorff, H.V. 1995
Ber°mte danske trŠer. 66 trŠer og deres historie, side 96pp, Danmarks Radios Forlag. K°benhavn

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (17-03-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (17-03-2008)