American Elm

American Elm (HM168P)

Location: St. Louis, MO 63115
Country: United States of America

N 38° 41.245', W 90° 13.564'

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Missouri State Champion Tree

— Treemendous —

This is to certify that the
American Elm
described below is the largest
known tree of its species in the
state of Missouri recorded by
Forestry Division,
Missouri Department of Conservation

Species: Ulmus americana
Owner: Bellefontaine Cemetery
Nominator: Margaret McCall
Measured by: Perry Eckhardt & Mark Grueber
Date Measured: July 2, 2010
Circumference: 191 inches
Height: 102 feet
Spread: 122 feet
Score: 324 points
County: St. Louis City
The Great St. Louis Tree Hunt
#9 American elm
Ulmus americana
Celebrating the U.N. International
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HM NumberHM168P
Year Placed2010
Placed ByMissouri Department of Conservation, Missouri Botanical Garden, and Gamma Tree Experts
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 7:19am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 741273 N 4285742
Decimal Degrees38.68741667, -90.22606667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 41.245', W 90° 13.564'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 41' 14.70" N, 90° 13' 33.84" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)314
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4601 W Florissant Ave, St. Louis MO 63115, US
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