A Remarkable northern catalpa

Tree Information
Common Name: northern catalpa
Scientific name: Catalpa speciosa
Category: Old tree
Notes: This is a state champion big tree nominated by the tree's owner in 2002, and verified by David Terwilliger, DOF forester. The tree is in the backyard of one of the oldest homes in the neighborhood, and the owner believes it was built so as to receive shade from the tree at least 100 years ago. It appears healthy; with full foliage, blossoms, and new growth every year.
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Nominator: David Martin
Location of Tree
County/City: Richmond City
Name of tree owner: Anne-Marie & John Lillyman
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