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Vilcinu Oak (Vilciņu ozols)

Vilcinu Oak, May 2023
Vilcinu Oak, May 2023. / Gatis Pāvils, CC BY-SA 4.0

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An enormous oak tree on a steep bank. Vilcinu Oak has suffered from lightning and lost part of its crown. The circumference of its trunk is 8.45 m.

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GPS coordinates
57.3347 N 26.1762 E
Location, address
Europe, Latvia, Vidzeme, Smiltene municipality, Variņi parish, at the wall of the house in Vilcini farmstead
Name in Latvian
Vilciņu ozols
English oak (Quercus robur L.)
8.45 m (at the height of 1.3 m, July 2017)
23 m

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Vilcinu Oak grows at the house in the Vilcini farmstead on a steep bank of a small ravine.

Vilcinu Oak, May 2023
Vilcinu Oak, May 2023. / Gatis Pāvils, CC BY-SA 4.0

This beautiful tree has a trunk circumference of 8.45 m at a height of 1.3 m (July 2017). It has a large scar from lightning and the oak has lost part of its crown.

  1. Vilciņu ozols, Accessed on December 24, 2022.
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