This page contains specific information about dawn redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) '1911', which can be found in Parc Léopold in Brussels.Largest metasequoia in Brussels according to the Region's official inventory.
The growth rate shown in the table shows the yearly average increase in girth since the last measurement. This value only gives an indication of the growth rate, since every measurement could be done at slightly different heights and during different periods of the year.
Its height is exactly 24.80 m (Mar 29, 2011, laser with Sine method (e.g. Nikon Forestry 550 laser rangefinder), Marc Meyer).
Girth growth rateThe girth was measured more than once:
|Year||Girth@1.5 m||Measurement||Girth growth rate|
|1999||2.34 m||Marc Meyer||-|
|2011||2.84 m||Marc Meyer||4 cm/year|