Photos

Photographer's Note

Name: Downy Oak of Vasciano
Genus species: Quercus pubescens Willd.
Common name: downy oak
M circumference.: 5.76 meters (Apply)
Height m.: About 21 meters
Estimated age: 300 years
Location: Vasciano voc. Picciolini
City: Stroud
Province: Terni
Umbria
Information on the location of the tree and how to get there: from Terni follow the signs to the chapel of the Sacro Speco, passed Vascigliano, on the provincial road 21, just before arriving at Villas Vasciano on the left is a gravel road almost parallel to the state, after a few hundred meters on the right you will notice the smaller of the two giant oaks, 4.52 circumference, the greater is just above.
Description: a monumental tree for the location, beautiful oak from imposing dimensions.

ikeharel, danos, Miguel82, jjcordier, Subhogen, mirosu, ourania, delpeoples, marina7 has marked this note useful

Photo Information
  • Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio1953) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 9590 W: 132 N: 18658] (120608)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2014-01-26
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/9.0, 1/320 seconds
  • More Photo Info: view
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-01-27 5:53
Viewed: 692
Points: 46
Discussions
  • None
Additional Photos by Silvio Sorcini (Silvio1953) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 9590 W: 132 N: 18658] (120608)
View More Pictures
explore TREKEARTH