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English Oak

Observed: 21st November 2010 By: gf2689
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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English Oak - Quercus robur
Description:

Beautiful old English Oak - girth of 3m 60cm which would make it an ancient oak. It has two others next to it and indicator trees such as Field maple, Hawthorn, lime.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Comman English Oak (Quercus robur) interacts

Comments

Manga Waggott's picture

Nice picture with all the

Nice picture with all the branches nicely spread around.Thank you.

mangaw

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Oak

It is lovely to see, there were three but the middle one has been felled about 10ft from the ground for safety. Shame.

MrG's picture

Girth

It's hard to tell just from a photo but I'm surprised the girth is only 3.60m.

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Girth

My husband and I hugged the tree last weekend. They are all about the same.

Manga Waggott's picture

I can see you are really

I can see you are really connected to this ancient oak. Really thats what it is all about, ins't it? Plants carry a lot with them. Long live lovely oak :)

mangaw