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Red Alder (Alnus rubra)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Red Alder (Alnus rubra), State: OR
Description Oregon ID #368. Photo credits: Jerry Black

Location Benton County, OR


Red ALDER

Alnus rubra

This champion Red Alder of Oregon 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 circumference165
height98
crown spread 68
Total points280



LOCATIONBenton County, OR
Nominated byRalph Anderson
Year Nominated2016
Date crowned



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