Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES

Platanus orientalis


Oriental Plane




The Mall, Birr, Co. Offaly


Situation: Individual Tree
Planting date: 1950
Visited and photographed on: 13-Aug-09
Height: 16 m Girth: 5.06 m

Heritage value:

Arboricultural Curiosity
Rare species
Associated with a noted person



This plane was planted by the Earl of Rosse in the 1950's. There is a similar but smaller tree close by.