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By: Lisa G.
Location: North_tabor

This is a Sweetgum in my backyard, over 100 years old.
By: Daniel P.
Location: Vernon

This tree once looked over a friend and I making out on the ground by it’s trunk.
By: Aimee A.
Location: St_johns_west

This is listed erroneously. This is not the Gatton Cemetery, this is the Ramsey Cemetery. The Western Red Cedar tree this year is (2019) is 124 years old. It was planted when pioneer Frederick H. Ramsey was buried here in 1895. If you're interested i...
By: Amber G.
Location: Sabin

There are three trees together. The center one is the tallest and largest around. We've been told by arborists that they are Sugar Pines. They are magnificent. The bark is a greyish brown, the needles are a blueish green. long pine cones form. green...
By: Amy B.
Location: Crestwood

This tall pine tree along with other surrounding trees helps us feel like we own a tree house. Our driveway is steep and then we have a full set of stairs to get up to the front door, if we take the stairs up to the second floor we are still only at...
By: Keith B.
Location: Overlook

This is when Glen realizes the tree is bigger than him😲
By: Darvel L.
Location: Mt_tabor

Here stands the tallest tree in Portland between Forest Park and Powell Butte Nature Park! It's around 3-4 ft. in diameter (DBH) and is putting on vigorous growth. Heavily-travelled trails surround the tree, but 99% of the walkers don't even notice...
By: Darvel L.

This is the largest Douglas fir in Portland--about 6.4 ft. in diameter (over 20 ft. circumference) at breast height and now well over 250 ft. to the intact top. It is one of many old-growth Douglas firs in this canyon that were spared from the turn...
By: Emily J.
Location: North_tabor

This ponderosa pine was planted in the early 1960's by Carroll Dubuar. He received it as a sapling. His daughters can remember jumping over the tree when it was still small.
By: Jill C.

This Coast Redwood in our backyard, according to older neighborhood residents, was a house-warming gift to the first occupants of our 1927 home. When we had our first inspection by an arborist shortly after we bought it in 1991, he was already famil...
By: Joann C.
Location: Hillsdale

This tree is in the front yard of the house I grew up in from 1961 to 1973. It was outside my bedroom window. A birch tree that was so beautiful and led to my love of the birch. So happy to see it is still around.
By: Nicky H.

This is a HUGE tulip tree, so solid and reassuring, making its elegant gentle way surrounded by buildings on two sides and a street that is always full and busy. To me, it is the picture of grace and outlasting human frailty -- we like to think we a...
By: Belen C.
Location: Parkrose

We moved in August ,8 ,2018 our house was built in 1940 the second wave of Parkrose home platts . We are in love with our family tree. Please tell us what kind of tree we have! 🌳🍃
By: Marc W.
Location: Eastmoreland

This is, from what we have been told and looks accurate from photos online, a Cedrus deodara, the Deodar cedar aka Himalayan cedar. As homeowners since 2013, on a house built in 1928, we don't have any verifiable history. Once, about a year into o...
By: Wendy W.

This stretch along the creek is filled with amazing, enormous trees. They cast a wonderful shade in the summer, and the undergrowth rattles with creatures. These trees, especially this oak with its tremendously large leaves, are friends to everyone w...
By: Wendy W.

This maple tree produces tons of maple flyers every year. The squirrels ignore them until late in the winter, and then gather them up to eat. This tree is always full of life! A few days ago, I saw a beautiful red-tailed hawk land in this tree. It pr...
By: Kathy H.

This weathered old grand fir is in our backyard. It's struggling along, a little unhappy about being sandwiched between houses and sheds and away from any other forest canopy. The branches are thin, and it's frankly not what most people would call an...
By: Laura R.
Location: Buckman

This is my "air conditioner" tree. It covers the majority of my house and keeps the house cool in the summer. I'm not sure when it was planted, but my house was built around 1896, and I'm guessing it's been around since that time. The top was lopp...
By: Jacob C.

This is a great tree. I love this tree. Overlooks the quad in front of Fields/Shoenfeldt Halls. 10/10 would look at this tree again.
By: Kat M.
Location: Hazelwood

This is a Norway Maple. Home to squirrels, and also nurturing many birds, this lovely tree once had a hole in it's side, but actually filled in all by itself over the years. Just weeks after we bought our house, I met the 8 year old from next door wh...