Bald Cypress at Flushing High School
The six bald cypress trees in front of Flushing High School grow on what was once the grounds of the house of Samuel Bowne Parsons, whose vast nursery in Flushing supplied the trees and shrubs for Prospect and Central Park.
Species Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum)
Height: 57.4 Feet
Trunk Diameter 29.6 Inches
Average Canopy Spread 24 Feet
138-10 Northern Boulevard, Queens (in front of Flushing High School)