Honeylocust (Gleditsia triacanthos)

Honeylocust (Gleditsia triacanthos)


American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Honeylocust (Gleditsia triacanthos), State: NH

Location Sullivan County, NH


Gleditsia triacanthos

This champion Honeylocust of New Hampshire made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2018, 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.

STATUS Champion
Tree circumference 202
height 99
crown spread 91.5
Total points 324

LOCATION Sullivan County, NH
Nominated by
Year Nominated
Date crowned 2018-09-05

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