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Varniškės oak


The height of the beautiful stronghold is 32.5 m. Trunk volume at 1.3 m height - 5.4 m. Age - about 450 years. Inside his trunk, from the ground, there is a large empty space that will accommodate 5 to 6 adults. During the war, the inhabitants hid the grain, the fat, the other property, even the sheep. Oak has been proclaimed by the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Lithuania as a state protected botanical heritage object since 2008.