The Troll Wood in Tisvilde Hegn


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Troldeskoven i Tisvilde Hegn

English name:
Scots Pine

Latin name:
Pinus sylvestris var. sylvestris

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Gribskov Kommune
Tisvilde Hegn. Troldeskoven.
56;02.44N+12;02.28E  (position verified 29-01-2008)

Google Earth coordinates:
56.0407 12.0380    Guide

Maximum age:
200

Minimum age:
100

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, twisted-stunted

Legends:
The trees are often lying on the ground. The growth form is primarily caused by the wind and attacks of the larvae of Evetria buoliana.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.skovognatur.dk/Udgivelser/Vandretursfoldere/atilaa/Tisvilde.htm

Reference:
Anonym 2004
Tisvilde Hegn
Vandreture i Statsskovene, volume 1, Miljøministeriet. Skov og Naturstyrelsen

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (29-01-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (29-01-2008)