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Giant sequoia in the Neuer Tiergarten Kleve

This page contains specific information about giant sequoia (Sequoiadendron giganteum) '4455', which can be found in the Neuer Tiergarten Kleve in Kleve.

Girth growth rate

The girth was measured more than once:
YearGirth@1.3 mGirth@1.5 mMeasurementGirth growth rate
20115.59 m5.45 mJeroen Philippona-
20145.65 m?Karlheinz2 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.

Height

The height was measured more than once:
YearHeightMeasurementMeasurement method
2011-06-2244.00 m Jeroen PhilipponaLaser with Sine method (e.g. Nikon Forestry 550 laser rangefinder)
2014-06-0643.30 mKarlheinzLaser 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 1880 ± 10, which makes it around 134 ± 10 years old (Jeroen Philippona, Oct 1, 2011).

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Photos

The photos are provided by Jeroen Philippona, Wim Brinkerink, Karlheinz, and Rainer Lippert.

Neuer Tiergarten Kleve, picture by Wim Brinkerink, 2014-03-11

Neuer Tiergarten Kleve, picture by Jeroen Philippona

Neuer Tiergarten Kleve, picture by Wim Brinkerink, 2014-03-11

Neuer Tiergarten Kleve, picture by Jeroen Philippona

Neuer Tiergarten Kleve, picture by Jeroen Philippona

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