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Live Oak (Quercus virginiana)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Live Oak (Quercus virginiana), State: GA
Description circumference measured at 3.8 feet due to defect at DBH.

Location Ware, GA


Live OAK

Quercus virginiana

This champion Live Oak of Georgia made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2019, 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 circumference440
height78
crown spread 161
Total points558



LOCATIONWare, GA
Nominated byJimmy Mock
Year Nominated2001
Date crowned2019-11-07



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November 7th, 2019|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |