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Balbirnie House Hotel near Markinch

Tree ID: 2340

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 360cm

Girth height: at base

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 29-May-11

Source of earliest mention: 2002: www.treefestscotland.org.uk


A vast layering tree, described in Treefest Scotland as an ‘ever-increasing circle of new growth enclosing the mother tree’. A gap in the outer foliage allows access to the original tree. For more information go to http://www.treefestscotland.org.uk. Judy Dowling 2011: One main central stem with very long layering branches. Situated in front of the house which is now a hotel. This is a public park and there is open access to the tree.

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Yew trees at Balbirnie House Hotel near Markinch:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2340 Balbirnie House Hotel near Markinch Images Currently Unavailable Notable 360cm at base - view more info