A Remarkable baldcypress

Tree Information
Common Name: baldcypress
Scientific name: Taxodium distichum
Category: Historic tree
Notes: This beautiful and large tree was planted in the 1800's by cartographer and horticulturist, Yardley Taylor. The tree has an aura all its own. You can hear the tree as it gently moves on a light breeze. Well worth a detour south out of Lincoln to catch a glimpse of this magnificent tree. Also planted in its shadow is a large Gingko biloba.
Best time to photograph: summer, afternoon
Nominator: Bonnie Deahl
Location of Tree
County/City: Loudoun
Name of tree owner: Jeff & Nancy Lesourd
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