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Tisíciletá lípa / Thousand-year-old Lime - Stará Lysá (Central Bohemia)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
N 50° 13.310 E 014° 48.221
33U E 485995 N 5563313
Quick Description: Depicted monumental specimen of lime, called Tisíciletá lípa (Thousand-year-old Lime) you can find in village square of a small village Stará Lysá in Central Bohemia region of the Czech Republic.
Location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 8/24/2014 1:57:03 AM
Waymark Code: WMMATN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 19

Long Description:

Depicted monumental specimen of lime, called Tisíciletá lípa (Thousand-year-old Lime) you can find in village square of a small village Stará Lysá in Central Bohemia region of the Czech Republic.

This beatiful tree, which won a silver medal in the Czech Tree of the year 2007 competition, belongs among the most important monumental trees in the region. Its age is unclear, in some sources you can find 1000 years, but dendrologists estimate its age close to 500 years. Thousand-year-old Lime is protected by the state in the category of Memorial Tree (Pamatny strom) from 1975.

Genus/Species: Tilia cordata (Small-leaved lime)

Height: 66

Girth: 22

Method of obtaining height: Reliable source

Method of obtaining girth: Reliable source

Location type: Park

Age: 500

Planter: unknown

Website reference: [Web Link]

Parking coordinates: N 50° 13.316 W 014° 48.217

Walk time: 1

Historical significance: Not listed

Photograpy coordinates: Not Listed

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