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Dawn redwood in Parc Léopold

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.

Girth growth rate

The girth was measured more than once:
YearGirth@1.5 mMeasurementGirth growth rate
19992.34 mMarc Meyer-
20112.84 mMarc Meyer4 cm/year

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).

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The photos are provided by Marc Meyer, and maxifred.

Parc Léopold, picture by maxifred

Parc Léopold, picture by Marc Meyer

Parc Léopold, picture by maxifred, 2012-01-07

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