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Large-leaved lime 'Heeder Linde' in the park in Heede

There is one large-leaved lime (Tilia platyphyllos) in the park in Heede (Emsland).

This tree is called "Heeder Linde".

Girth growth rate

The girth was measured more than once:
YearGirth@0.2 mGirth@1.3 mMeasurementGirth growth rate
200415.10 m17.20 mJeroen Philippona-
201315.27 m17.40 mLeo Goudzwaard2 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.


The height was measured more than once:
YearHeightMeasurementMeasurement method
2004-04-18~26.00 m Jeroen PhilipponaMeasurement with a stick of known size
2013-06-2021.00 mLeo GoudzwaardLaser with Sine method (e.g. Nikon Forestry 550 laser rangefinder)

Each measurement can be done with varying accuracy.This tree was planted around the year 1200 ± 10, which makes it around 814 ± 10 years old (Tim B, Oct 1, 2011).

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Heeder Linde (large-leaved lime "1803")

Park, picture by Vincent Mauritz, 2004-07-27

Park, picture by Maarten Windemuller

Park, picture by Maarten Windemuller

Park, picture by Maarten Windemuller

Park, picture by Maarten Windemuller, 2010-03-03

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