Location: 37629 Fremont Blvd.
Native to: N. America
Tree type: flowering
Leaf retention: evergreen
Comments: Broadleaf evergreen, native of southeastern U.S. Has large lustrous green leaves with a deep rust-brown underside. Large waxy-white flowers with 6 broad petals which are cup shaped and 8" to 10" across and bloom through summer and fall.
City of Fremont Landmark Tree.
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To prevent the transfer of disease and other considerations, do not touch or take samples from the specimen tree or any other plants on the property.
Illustration by Philip Eaker