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Balderschwang Yew

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Location type: Source
Location address: Deutschland, Oberallgäu
Number of texts: 1
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The Balderschwang Yew is an ancient European yew in Bavaria. It has two hollow trunks and stands alone on a mountain pasture. It is estimated to be between 600 and 1,000 years old, and is possibly the oldest tree in Germany.
The yew is found near Balderschwang in Oberallgäu, Bavaria, at an elevation of 1,150 meters , a few hundred metres above the municipality and exposed on a seasonal mountain pasture. Its location is to the northeast of Balderschwang and to the west of Sonthofen; it overlooks the rolling foothills of the Bavarian Alpine Foreland.

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