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Cascara Buckthorn (Rhamnus purshiana)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Cascara Buckthorn (Rhamnus purshiana), State: OR
Description (OR ID #256) Tree forks ~1 foot above ground. Tree is visible from #9 Fairway.

Location Curry, OR


Cascara BUCKTHORN

Rhamnus purshiana

This champion Cascara Buckthorn of Oregon made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in , 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 circumference111
height38
crown spread 63
Total points165



LOCATIONCurry, OR
Nominated byGeorge Miller
Year Nominated2006
Date crowned



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