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Dzenisi willow

Picture by G. Enins

Picture by A. Opmanis, August 2005

Coordinates: N 57°32'35,3" E 26°42'57,6"

Location: Aluksne district, Ape municipality, floodplain meadow at the right bank of Vaidava River, 150 m W from Dzenisi.

Girth: At the height of 0,5 m - 8,70 m. When measured higher the girth becomes larger.
Height: 23,6 m
Projection of the crown: 585 m2
Length of branches: up to 18,0 m

Description: The largest white willow (Salix alba) in Latvia. At the height of 3 m it divides in 28 large branches. Some go upwards, some - sideways, thus forming ball-shaped crown.



Picture by M. Zeltins

Picture by G. Enins

Picture by G. Pavils, May 2001

© 2005   Latvian Nature Heritage Fund   Editor - Ansis Opmanis    Design and code - Gatis Pavils