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Myrtle Oak (Quercus myrtifolia)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Myrtle Oak (Quercus myrtifolia), State: FL
Description

Location Collier, FL


Myrtle OAK

Quercus myrtifolia

This champion Myrtle Oak of Florida 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.


STATUSChampion
Tree circumference70
height41
crown spread 38
Total points121



LOCATIONCollier, FL
Nominated byRon Echols
Year Nominated2016
Date crowned2016-09-06



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September 17th, 2016|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |