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Alaskacedar (Cupressus nootkatensis)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Alaska-cedar (Cupressus nootkatensis), State: OR
Description Oregon ID #284. Photo credits: Jerry Black

Location Marion County, OR


Cupressus nootkatensis

This champion Alaska-cedar of Oregon made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2016, 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.

Tree circumference362
crown spread 58
Total points532

LOCATIONMarion County, OR
Nominated byChad Frazier, Bill Price
Year Nominated2016
Date crowned2016-05-27

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September 17th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments