The Yew at Kommandørgården


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Kommandørgårdens Taks

English name:
English Yew

Latin name:
Taxus baccata  

Locality:
Syddanmark, Tønder Kommune
Kommandørgården, Juvrevej 60, Juvre, Rømø. Kommandørgårdens Taks.
55;09.98N+08;33.28E  (position verified 23-01-2007)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.1663 8.5547    Guide

Data:
Height : 4,5 meter
Girth: 1,5 meter
Diameter: 0,48 meter
Crown: 7,2 meter

Maximum age:
250

Status:
unknown

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Comments:
Figures from 1952, girth measured in 0.5 m height. There are two yews in the garden and the figures refer to the larger one.

Value:
Notable within a region

Reference:
Tholle, J. 1953
Kommandørgårdens tax, Rømø
Dansk Dendrologisk Årsskrift, volume 1(2), side 137-139, København

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (24-01-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (24-01-2008)