The Hverringe Oak


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Hverringeegen

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Syddanmark, Kerteminde Kommune
Hverringe Gods, i det NØ hjørne af parken. Hverringeeegen
55;28.785N+10;42.090E

Google Earth coordinates:
55.47975 10.70150    Guide

Data:
Height : 20 meter
Girth: 4,09 meter
Diameter: 1,3 meter

Minimum age:
185

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Sacred guardian tree protecting against fire

Comments:
Figures from 1998, age based on Figure 1, Holten 1998, Dansk Dendrol. Årsskr. 26.

Value:
Notable within a region

Reference:
Olsen, S. 1998
Danmarks Natur. Guide til 166 naturseværdigheder

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (06-09-2009)

Validation:
Well documented  (06-09-2009)