Pisonia (Pisonia rotundata)

Pisonia (Pisonia rotundata)


American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Pisonia (Pisonia rotundata), State: FL
Description Destroyed by Hurricane Irma, 2017.
Tree has some damage but seems healthy. Photograph by Micah Pace and Mark Torok. Mark Torok is pictured with the tree. Larger image on CD. Updated 10/19/07.

Location Monroe, FL


Pisonia rotundata

This champion Pisonia of Florida 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.

STATUS Champion
Tree circumference 0
height 0
crown spread 0
Total points 0

Nominated by Robert W. Ehrig
Year Nominated 1994
Date crowned

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