Dragon Tree

Dragon Tree (HM1C6C)

Location: Coronado, CA 92118 San Diego County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 40.8', W 117° 10.68'

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Dracaema Draco, agavaceae

— Hotel Del Coronado —

Native to the Canary Islands this unusual tree was planted at The Del prior to the turn of the century where it thrives in our temperate southern California coastal climate.

The Dragon Tree was used as a backdrop in the Marilyn Monroe movie Some Like It Hot, which was filmed at The Del in 1958.
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HM NumberHM1C6C
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 6:18am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 483312 N 3615826
Decimal Degrees32.68000000, -117.17800000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 40.8', W 117° 10.68'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 40' 48.00" N, 117° 10' 40.80" W
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Area Code(s)619, 858
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1500 Orange Ave, Coronado CA 92118, US
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