The Old Ash at Charlottenborg


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Den Gamle Ask ved Charlottenborg

English name:
Narrow-leafed Ash

Latin name:
Fraxinus angustifolia  

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Københavns Kommune
Charlottenborg, Kunstakademiets Billedhuggerhave. Den Gamle Ask ved Charlottenborg.
55;40.765N+12;35.278E  (position verified 24-03-2010)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.67942 12.58797    Guide

Maximum age:
209

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
The last træ from the Botanical Garden at Charlottenborg (1778-1874), the third botanical garden of University of Copenhagen

Comments:
Planted in 1801. Figuresl from 2010

Value:
Notable within a region

Reference:
Tybjerg, H. 1996
Den Gamle Ask - lidt natur i kultur
naturligvis, volume 1996, side 22-23, Københavns Universitet

Reported by:
Tybjerg, Hans  (23-03-2010)