White Mangrove (Laguncularia racemosa)

White Mangrove (Laguncularia racemosa)


American Forests National Tree Register, Species: White Mangrove (Laguncularia racemosa), State: FL
Description Destroyed by Hurricane Irma, 2017.

Location Monroe, FL


Laguncularia racemosa

This champion White Mangrove 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 Gary Eckerson
Year Nominated 2009
Date crowned

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