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Ankši Willow (Ankšu vītols)

WorldBlue  In short

An enormous willow tree with a circumference of 8.6 m.

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GPS coordinates
57.9905 N 25.2887 E
Location, address
Europe, Latvia, Vidzeme, Valmiera municipality, Vilpulka parish near the border with Estonia
Name in Latvian
Ankšu vītols
Species
White willow (Salix alba L.)
Circumference
8.6 m (at the height of 0.7 m, August 2015, hard to measure and might be slightly different)

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WorldYellow In detail

Ankši Willow is a fairly recently discovered (around 2011) giant tree that hides in a dense bush.

At the height of 0.7 m the circumference of the tree is 8.6 m (August 2015).

The tree divides into two larger trunks at a low height.

References
  1. Ankšu vītols, Dziedava.lv. Accessed on December 24, 2022.

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