A Remarkable American sycamore

Tree Information
Common Name: American sycamore
Scientific name: Platanus occidentalis
Category: Historic tree
Notes: This tree grows at the Booker T. Washington National Monument (birthplace) near Hardy, Virginia. Althought the tree was not present during B.T. Washington's lifetime, it is a likely descendent of a tree that was present, and seedlings grown from this tree are sold by American Forest's historic tree nursery.
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Nominator: Timothy Sims
Location of Tree
County/City: Franklin
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