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Name: Big Downy Oak Caso
Genus species: Quercus pubescens Willd.
Common name: downy oak
M circumference.: 5.87
Height m.: 24
Estimated age: the centuries-old
Location: Caso
Municipality: Sant'Anatolia
Province: Perugia
Umbria
Information on the location of the tree and how to get there: From Sant'Anatolia take direction Gavelli - Monteleone, after the village of Case turn right towards the church of the village, and most superatela Left, after a few hundred meters of road white, near a barnyard look to the right you will see it.
Description: This is the largest oak Umbria, impressive. the owner, Enrico Santucci, born in 1943, he always remembers the big oak where it is now, only that once was covered with ivy and did not give nearly as acorns, reminds us that as a boy climbed on to collect leaves for livestock and that with some dry branch made us so much wood, then there was a truffle, today the ivy has dried up and went away alone, truffles there are more but she is always there impressive girth m . 5.87 upstream and 6.50 down stream
In BG “Pian delle Melette”

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  • Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio1953) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 9340 W: 132 N: 17993] (116981)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2014-05-10
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/7.1, 1/200 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-05-12 9:29
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