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Cocoplum (Chrysobalanus icaco)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Cocoplum (Chrysobalanus icaco), State: FL
Description Northernmost of two. West of the volleyball court. #900 in FL database. Circ. taken at narrowest point below knot.

Location Broward, FL


COCOPLUM

Chrysobalanus icaco

This champion Cocoplum of Florida made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2017, 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 circumference24
height18
crown spread 25
Total points48



LOCATIONBroward, FL
Nominated byMark Torok
Year Nominated2011
Date crowned2017-08-15



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