A Remarkable common hackberry

Tree Information
Common Name: common hackberry
Scientific name: Celtis occidentalis
Category: Beautiful tree
Notes: This tree is considered a significant specimen tree for the park and is an important part of the cultural landscape. Estimated establishment is approximately 1880, the tree was integrated into the new monument landscape when the park was being developed as the first National Monument in the east in the late 1920's and early 1930's.
Best time to photograph: Summer, most any time.
Nominator: Rijk Morawe
Location of Tree
County/City: Westmoreland
Name of tree owner: National Park Service
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