1735, is said to be planted by Linnaeus, male
Location: Stadspark De Hortus (Hortus
Academiestraat, Harderwijk, the Netherlands
Carl Linnaeus and the Ginkgo.
Linnaeus finished his medical degree at the University of Harderwijk in 1735.
At Hammarby, Linnéís summer home, a branch from the Ginkgo biloba tree is hung on the
wall. It is said that the branch came from the ancient tree in Harderwijk.
Location: Linnaeustorentje at the entrance of De Hortus in Harderwijk
Photo © Cor Kwant