The Riding Horse


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Ridehesten

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Sjælland, Lolland Kommune
Christianssæde (Kristianssæde), Korod. Ridehesten.
54;45.732N+11;21.036E

Google Earth coordinates:
54.76220 11.35060    Guide

Data:
Girth: 5,55 meter
Diameter: 1,77 meter

Maximum age:
360

Minimum age:
240

Status:
unknown

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Named after the lower saddle-like branch.

Comments:
Geographic position uncertain. Figures from the 1850s, age based on Fig. 1, Holten 1998, Dansk Dendrol. Årsskr. 26.

Value:
Notable within a region

Reference:
Vaupell, C. 1863
De Danske Skove, side 309pp, P.G. Philipsen Forlag. København.

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (20-11-2008)

Validation:
Not validated  ()