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American Elm at Central Park E. 97th Street Entrance

The American elm located at the East 97th Street entrance to the park is a classic example of the species that had once been planted widely in cities across the United States before they were decimated by Dutch elm disease.

Tree Details

Species American Elm (Ulmus americana)
Height: 94.3 Feet
Trunk Diameter 63 Inches
Average Canopy Spread 80 Feet

Location

East 97th Street entrance to Central Park, aproximately 500 feet west of 5th Avenue

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