Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES

Populus x canescens


Grey Poplar




Birr Castle, Birr, Co. Offaly


Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 13-Aug-09
Height: 42 m Girth: 6.28 m

Heritage value:

Exceptional Specimen Tree
Genetic resource for local tree population



Possibly the largest of its kind in the world; an astonishing landmark tree and the symbol of a great arboretum.