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Velvet Ash (Fraxinus velutina)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Velvet Ash (Fraxinus velutina), State: AZ
Description Updated 12/17/07.

Location Prescott National Forest, AZ


Velvet ASH

Fraxinus velutina

This champion Velvet Ash of Arizona 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 circumference256
height78
crown spread 76
Total points353



LOCATIONPrescott National Forest, AZ
Nominated byDavid Thornburg and Andy Allgood
Year Nominated2007
Date crowned2019-10-03



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October 4th, 2019|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |