Narrowleaf Cottonwood (Populus angustifolia)

Narrowleaf Cottonwood (Populus angustifolia)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Narrowleaf Cottonwood (Populus angustifolia), State: CO

Location Gunnison, CO


Populus angustifolia

This champion Narrowleaf Cottonwood of Colorado 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 195.5
height 90
crown spread 81
Total points 306

Nominated by
Year Nominated 2017
Date crowned 2018-09-24

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Populus angustifolia

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