SPECIES NAME: English laurelcherry, Prunus laurocerasus
LOCATION: Seattle, Washington
CIRCUMFERENCE: 109 inches
HEIGHT: 33 feet
CROWN SPREAD: 52 feet
TOTAL POINTS: 155
NOMINATED BY: Arthur Lee Jacobson
FUN FACT: Native to southwestern Asia and southeastern Europe, this evergreen species of cherry trees can now be found in North America’s Pacific Northwest. It is widely used as an ornamental species for urban gardens and parks.