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Common shagbark Hickory (Carya ovata)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Common shagbark Hickory (Carya ovata), State: MD
Description 2008 National champion, was left off list when new nomenclature was developed.

Location Anne Arundel, MD


Common shagbark HICKORY

Carya ovata

This champion Common shagbark Hickory of Maryland made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in , 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 circumference191
height104
crown spread 99
Total points320



LOCATIONAnne Arundel, MD
Nominated byJames and Kathleen Suite
Year Nominated2009
Date crowned



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