Persian Parrotia at Kissena Park

Native to Iran, the Persian parrotia is a rare species known for its brown flaky bark and spreading branches. It is a living testament to the many exotic species that were imported to the United States by Samuel B. Parsons.

Tree Details

Species Persian Parrotia (Parrotia persica)
Height: 56.58 Feet
Trunk Diameter 16.46666667 Inches
Average Canopy Spread 44 Feet


Thirty feet south of the comfort station

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