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Common Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Common Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana), State: OH
Description

Location Scioto County, OH


Common PERSIMMON

Diospyros virginiana

This champion Common Persimmon of Ohio made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2015, 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 circumference157
height87
crown spread 46
Total points256



LOCATIONScioto, OH
Nominated byBrian Riley
Year Nominated2001
Date crowned2015-04-20



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September 15th, 2016|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |