Sand post Oak (Quercus stellata var. margarettae)

Sand post Oak (Quercus stellata var. margarettae)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Sand post Oak (Quercus stellata var. margarettae), State: FL
Description Reported dead by Park Service 10/11/2015. Confirmed by Barry Stadford.

8/15/17 updated status from co-champion to champion. other co-champion is much smaller than this tree. Justin Hynicka

Location Jackson, FL

Sand post OAK

Quercus stellata var. margarettae

This champion Sand post Oak 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 Ing
Year Nominated 2012
Date crowned

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