Southeastern Coralbean (Erythrina herbacea)

Southeastern Coralbean (Erythrina herbacea)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Southeastern Coralbean (Erythrina herbacea), State: FL
Description 3/30/2017 – DEAD

Location Brevard, FL

Southeastern CORALBEAN

Erythrina herbacea

This champion Southeastern Coralbean 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 36
height 26
crown spread 26
Total points 69

Nominated by Dawn Witherington
Year Nominated 2009
Date crowned

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