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After one week of voting in European Tree of the Year there are two early front-runners, Estonia (18,125 votes) and Hungary (14,634 votes).
“Lady’s Tree” is currently sitting in 9th place, with 1,508 votes. Here’s the full leaderboard as it stands at the time of writing:
|Country||No. of votes|
|Estonia – Oak tree on a football field||18,125|
|Hungary - The great plane of Tata||14,634|
|Spain - Poplar pollard of the Remolinar||5,673|
|Czech Republic - The Opatovice Pine||5,121|
|Bulgaria - The Plane in Archar village||4,107|
|England – The Major Oak||4,056|
|Poland – Oak Slav||3,937|
|Slovakia - Mulberry – The lighthouse of the history||1,704|
|Scotland – Lady’s Tree||1,508|
|Belgium – The Nail tree||1,074|
|Wales – The Lonely Tree||740|
|Italy - Olive Tree from Canneto Sabino||212|
|France - The chestnut tree||193|
|Ireland - Cedar of Lebanon||160|
A big thank you to the 1,508 of you who have voted already - we REALLY, REALLY need the rest of you to get voting if we’re going to stand a chance of clawing back the competition.
SO PLEASE GIVE US YOUR BACKING AND VOTE NOW FOR “LADY’S TREE” AT http://bit.ly/EuroTreeoftheYear
Here’s an easy step-by-step guide of how to vote: