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Canyon live Oak (Quercus chrysolepis)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Canyon live Oak (Quercus chrysolepis), State: CA
Description

Location Oak Glen, CA


Canyon live OAK

Quercus chrysolepis

This champion Canyon live Oak of California made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2015, as it is the largest known tree of its species in the country. By recognizing these champions, we recognize the beauty and critical ecosystem services provided by our biggest and oldest trees.


STATUSChampion
Tree circumference473
height124
crown spread 98
Total points622



LOCATIONOak Glen, CA
Nominated byThe Wildlands Conservancy
Year Nominated2012
Date crowned2015-04-20



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