Location: 34600 Ardenwood Blvd., Fremont
Park: Ardenwood Historical Park
Native to: N. America
Tree type: conifer
Leaf retention: deciduous
Comments: Deciduous conifer native to the southeastern US. Trees can grow in shallow fresh water or swampy ground. 80' to 100' tall and a spread of 30', this tree has light green foliage in Spring, dark green in Summer, brown in Fall and bare (bald) in the Winter. Conical in youth, but develops flat top when it reaches its max height at maturity.
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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.
Photo provided by Nelson Kirk
Illustration by Nelson Kirk