AND THE WINNER IS.... The Football tree of Estonia
The great tree from Estonia is this years winner of the European tree of the Year 2015. It gained an amazing 60,000 votes. It is a tree that I am very familiar with as I have just returned from my European Tree Tour of the contestatnts in this unique contest...as I like to call it Eurovision4Trees... if you would like to see more then please do search Twitter for #Eurovision4Trees or join the Facebook Group 'Treehunters'.
WINNER ESTONIA 59,836 Votes 2nd Place HUNGARY 53,487 Votes 3rd Place SPAIN 13,951 Votes
The FOOTBALL TREE The great plane of Tata Poplar pollard of the Remolinar
(Oak tree on a football field)
Orissaare, Saaremaa, Estonia Tata, Komárom-Esztergom county, Hungary Aguilar del Alfambra, Aragón, Spain
For all of the results ... READ MORE >
To view many more photos of
the Football Tree click photo above VIEW VIDEO of FOOTBALL TREE
Scroll & Click on a icon below for details of each tree in the... European Tree of the Year 2015.
Now in its 5th year the contest has grown year on year, with over ONE MILLION VOTES being cast in this time!
The organisers of this increasingly popular celebration of Europe's very important cultural trees is the...
ENVIRONMENTAL PARTNERSHIP ASSOCIATION (EPA)
Schedule of events:
- 1st - 28th February 2015 ... VOTE for your favourite tree. READ MORE >
- 5th March 2015 ... WINNER announced.
- 22nd April 2015 ... Awards ceremony in the EU Parliament Brussels.
BELGIUM BULGARIA CZECH REP. ENGLAND
The Nail Tree, Voeren Archar Plane Opatovice Pine The Major Oak
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ESTONIA FRANCE HUNGARY IRELAND (REP.)
The Football Pitch Oak Pianello Chestnut Tree The Plane tree of Tata Cedar of Lebanon, Ballinderry
SPAIN WALES Voyages SNCF Inter Rail Global Pass
Black Poplar Pollard, Aragon The Lonely Tree of Llanfyllin Check it out now!
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