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Cerro Hawthorn (Crataegus erythropoda)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Cerro Hawthorn (Crataegus erythropoda), State: CO
Description

Location Fort Collins, CO


Cerro HAWTHORN

Crataegus erythropoda

This champion Cerro Hawthorn of Colorado made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2018, 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 circumference26.69
height14
crown spread 17
Total points45



LOCATIONFort Collins, CO
Nominated by
Year Nominated2018
Date crowned2018-09-04



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