A Remarkable northern catalpa

Tree Information
Common Name: northern catalpa
Scientific name: Catalpa speciosa
Category: Historic tree
Notes: This tree is located on the Booker T. Washington National Monument, the site of Washington's birth. The tree is the offspring of a catalpa that grew nearby when Washington was alive. The stump and sprouts growing from the original catalpa are pictured in a photo of a eastern redcedar also nominated from the site.
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Nominator: Erin Boudreaux
Location of Tree
County/City: Franklin
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