Tree Life Expectancy

Tree Life Expectancy Table

SPECIES LIFE EXPECTANCY (YEARS)
Alders - Alnus
Birches - Betula
Most Poplars - Populus
Willows - Salix
50 - 70
Crab Apple - Malus sylvestris
Rowan
- Sorbus aucuparia
Wild Cherry
- Prunus avium
Whitebeam - Sorbus aria
70 - 100
Ash - Fraxinus excelsior
Hawthorn
- Crataegus monogyna
Norway Spruce
- Picea abies
Red Oak
- Quercus rubra
Walnut
- Juglans regia
100 - 150
Beech - Fagus sylvatica
Norway Maple
- Acer platanoides
150 - 200
English Oak - Quercus robur
Holly
- Ilex aquifolium
Limes
- Tilia
Scots Pine
- Pinus sylvestris
Sessile Oak
- Quercus petraea
Sweet Chestnut
- Castanea sativa
Sycamore
- Acer pseudoplatanus
200 - 300
Austrian Pine - Pinus nigra
Noble Fir
- Abies procera
Sitka Spruce
- Picea sitchensis
Yew
- Taxus baccata
300 +