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Oriental Arborvitae (Platycladus orientalis)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Oriental Arborvitae (Platycladus orientalis), State: MD
Description Tree was a National Champion in 1991 according to plaque next to tree given by American Forestry Association

Location Baltimore, MD


Oriental ARBORVITAE

Platycladus orientalis

This champion Oriental Arborvitae 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 circumference87
height45
crown spread 62
Total points148



LOCATIONBaltimore, MD
Nominated byJohn J. and Annette C. Strauch
Year Nominated2011
Date crowned



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September 15th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments