Le séquoia géant de Bourdeilles, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Blanko36
N 45° 19.417 E 000° 35.135
31T E 310781 N 5021736
Quick Description: [FR] Sequoia géant sur la place de la mairie [EN] Giant Sequoia on the town hall square
Location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Date Posted: 10/26/2022 12:04:49 AM
Waymark Code: WM16XRH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
[FR] Sur la place de la Mairie de Bourdeilles se dresse un séquoia géant (Sequoiadendron giganteum) qui fut planté en 1830. Celui-ci, selon les mesures effectuées en 2010, mesure 6m70 à 1m50 du sol pour une hauteur de plus de 40m. Il fait parti des arbres remarquables et il possède même un certificat d'authenticité HR 016 en date de janvier 1993.
Le séquoia est un conifère qui appartient à l'ordre des Pinales et à la famille des Cupressassés. Un arbre tel que celui-ci peut vivre 3000 ans et atteindre 95 mètres de haut.

[EN] On the square of the town hall of Bourdeilles stands a giant sequoia (Sequoiadendron giganteum) which was planted in 1830. This one, according to the measurements made in 2010, measures 6m70 to 1m50 from the ground for a height of more than 40m. It is part of the remarkable trees and it even has a certificate of authenticity HR 016 dated January 1993.
The redwood is a conifer that belongs to the order of Pinales and the family Cupressassés. A tree like this one can live 3000 years and reach 95 meters high.

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Genus/Species: Sequoia

Height: 21

Girth: 4

Method of obtaining height: Reliable source

Method of obtaining girth: Reliable source

Location type: Park

Age: 202

Website reference: [Web Link]

Walk time: 0

Historical significance: Not listed

Planter: Not listed

Parking coordinates: Not Listed

Photograpy coordinates: Not Listed

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