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Oregon crab Apple (Malus fusca)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Oregon crab Apple (Malus fusca), State: OR
Description OR ID #426

Location Marion, OR

Oregon crab APPLE

Malus fusca

This champion Oregon crab Apple of Oregon made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2014, 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.

Tree circumference81
crown spread 47
Total points132

Nominated byRalph Anderson
Year Nominated2014
Date crowned2014-04-14

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September 15th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments