Veteran Beech

Veteran Beech

Observation - Veteran Beech. Description: Magnificent large tree, its smooth grey bark reminds me of an elephant. Girth 3.71m, height approx. 20m, water pools, decay holes, dead wood in canopy, crevices, fungal fruiting bodies, damage to trunk, old look and aesthetic quality. Age estimated approx

Magnificent large tree, its smooth grey bark reminds me of an elephant. Girth 3.71m, height approx. 20m, water pools, decay holes, dead wood in canopy, crevices, fungal fruiting bodies, damage to trunk, old look and aesthetic quality. Age estimated approx. 190 years i.e. planted c.1820