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Purpleosier Willow (Salix purpurea)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Purple-osier Willow (Salix purpurea), State: NY
Description Vigorous, healthy.

Combined information of duplicate records into the oldest record. Deleted duplicate. 7/3/2019 RT

Location Monroe, NY


Purple-osier WILLOW

Salix purpurea

This champion Purple-osier Willow of New York 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 circumference11
height22
crown spread 36
Total points42



LOCATIONMonroe, NY
Nominated byRichard Cook, Douglas Bassett
Year Nominated2009
Date crowned2019-07-03



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July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |

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