The Støvringgård beeches


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Støvringgårdbøgene

English name:
European Beech

Latin name:
Fagus sylvatica subsp. sylvatica

Locality:
Midtjylland, Randers Kommune
Støvring Sønderskov ved Støvringgård Kloster. Støvringgårdbøgene.
56;29.78N+10;11.37E

Google Earth coordinates:
56.4963 10.1895    Guide

Data:
Height : 28 meter
Girth: 0,97 meter
Diameter: 0,31 meter

Maximum age:
250

Status:
unknown

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Comments:
Figures indicated for the largest tree in the population. Figures from 1965. Some trees in the population have been selected for forest genetic experiments.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.visitgudenaa.com/default_dk.asp?page_id=36

Reference:
Frederiksen, I. & Nielsen, P.C. 1965
Tegninger af "berømte" træer med tekst af P.Chr. Nielsen
Dansk Dendrologisk Årsskrift, volume 2(2), side 127-146, København

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (13-12-2007)

Validation:
Well documented  (13-12-2007)

Images:
© Ingeborg Frederiksen   Click