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Purpleosier Willow (Salix purpurea)

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

Location Monroe County, 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 , 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 circumference11
crown spread 36
Total points42

LOCATIONMonroe County, NY
Nominated byR Cook & D Bassett
Year Nominated2013
Date crowned

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August 28th, 2019|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |