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Ohio Buckeye (Aesculus glabra)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Ohio Buckeye (Aesculus glabra), State: KY
Description Great condition

Location Lexington, KY


Ohio BUCKEYE

Aesculus glabra

This champion Ohio Buckeye of Kentucky made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2017, 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 circumference174
height86
crown spread 57
Total points274



LOCATIONLexington, KY
Nominated byJennifer Turner
Year Nominated2016
Date crowned2017-08-15



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August 16th, 2017|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |

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