#099 Bald Cypress
(Taxodium distichum)

Statistics (2022)

  • Circumference (In.): 82″
  • Height (Ft.): 75′
  • Avg. Crown Spread (Ft.): 18′
  • Diameter Breast Height (In.): 26″
  • Total Points: 162

More Information

  • Year Recognized: 2022
  • Current condition: Good
  • Property Type: Public
  • Ecological Value: The bald cypress is a low-maintenance tree with easy fall cleanup. It is one of the longest living trees in the world and its rings hold years of climate data.  Although it looks like a needled evergreen (same family as redwoods) in summer, it is deciduous (“bald” as the common name suggests).