The Oak of King Frederik VII


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Frederik VIIs Eg

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Midtjylland, Norddjurs Kommune
V for Sostrup Slot langs vejen mod Hemmed. Frederik VIIs Eg.
56;29.80N+10;48.83E

Google Earth coordinates:
56.4967 10.8138    Guide

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Named after Frederik VII in memory of the visit by the King and countess Danner to Benzon (= Sostrup Slot).

Value:
Notable within a region

Web page:
http://pdfnet.dk/default3.asp?show=1183&foldud=596&tybe=4

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)