Sequoia Gigantea Tree - Montague, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69
N 41° 43.648 W 122° 31.662
10T E 539281 N 4619625
Quick Description: This Sequoioideae is located in a small park in downtown Montague.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/14/2015 6:54:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMNGW2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
Located in a small park in downtown Montague is this Sequoiadendron giganteum with a small plaque located at its base that reads:

THIS SEQUOIA GIGANTEA TREE
WAS DONATED TO THE CITY OF MONTAGUE
FOR A LIVING CHRISTMAS TREE BY
MAL AND KAY BRSITER.
IT WAS MOVED FROM THEIR HOME
TO ITS PRESENT SITE IN 1967
WHEN IT WAS 16 FEET TALL.
THE MOVE WAS MADE POSSIBLE
WITH THE HELP OF THE
SHASTA VALLEY GARDEN CLUB,
SCHMIDLIN'S NURSERY,
ARCATA LUMBER SERVICES,
CITY OF MONTAGUE AND VARIOUS INDIVIDUALS.

There is another Sequoiadendron giganteum located in the city of Yreka, about six miles west of Montague and can be visited here.

Gattung / Species: Riesenmammutbaum (Sequoiadendron giganteum)

Anordnung / Arrangement: Einzelner Baum / Standalone tree

Baumhöhe / Height of the tree (m): 15

Baumdurchmesser / Diameter of the tree (m): 1

Standort / Location: Park / Park

Webseite / website: Not listed

Alter / age: Not Listed

Eintrittsgebühr / Fee: Not listed

Parkkoordinaten / Parking coordinates: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
English: To post a visit, provide a short description and at least one additional, original picture. Deutsch: Um einen Besuch zuloggen, beschreiben sie kurz die Location und senden sie ein Originalfoto, von Ihnen aufgenommen.
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