Black Chokecherry (Prunus virginiana var. melanocarpa)
Location Flathead, MT
Prunus virginiana var. melanocarpa
This champion Black Chokecherry of Montana 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.
|Nominated by||Mark Lewing, Trever, Joshua & Trystan Mertins|
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