The Norway Maple at Varnæs Church


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Spidslønnen ved Varnæs Kirke

English name:
Norway Maple

Latin name:
Acer platanoides  

Locality:
Syddanmark, Aabenraa Kommune
Varnæs Kirke, S for Varnæs. Spidslønnen ved Varnæs Kirke.
55;00.573N+09;34.328E  (position verified 17-03-2008)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.00955 9.57213    Guide

Data:
Girth: 3,5 meter
Diameter: 1,11 meter

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
The tree has a very knotty trunk and the wood is bird's-eye wood.

Comments:
Figures from 1995.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.varnaeskirke.dk/

Reference:
Qvistorff, H.V. 1995
Berømte danske træer. 66 træer og deres historie, side 96pp, Danmarks Radios Forlag. København

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

Validation:
Well documented  (17-03-2008)