Tilia X vulgaris - Sambeek the Netherlands
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member superstein
N 51° 37.947 E 005° 58.116
31U E 705439 N 5724333
This is probably the oldest tree in the Netherlands
Waymark Code: WME9A5
Location: Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Date Posted: 04/22/2012
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 13

This tree is the oldest of the Netherlands. Because the beam is hollow, the annual rings can not be counted, and the age is difficult to determine. Experts estimate the tree in any case more than five centuries old. Locally, the tree known as the "millennial" linden. The circumference at a height of 1.30 of the soil amounts to 7.8 meters. He is about 25 meters high.
Genus/Species: Tilia X vulgaris

Height: 82

Girth: 23

Method of obtaining height: Reliable source

Method of obtaining girth: Reliable source

Location type: Other public property

Age: 450

Historical significance: Not listed

Planter: Not listed

Website reference: Not listed

Parking coordinates: Not Listed

Walk time: Not Listed

Photograpy coordinates: Not Listed

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