Black Cottonwood (Populus trichocarpa) — Gabriola Commons

Circumference: 2.61 metres (8' 7")
Diameter at breast height: 0.83 metres (2' 9")

GaLTT Tree ID #14
Year nominated: 2015
Nominated by Susan Brockley

Location: Gabriola Commons
Ownership: Gabriola Community
Latitude: 49.17319°
Longitude: 123.84298°

Notes: The largest circumference Black Cottonwood in BC (in Chilliwack) is 10.46m but it is only 34.7m tall. The tallest (in Hope) is 57.6m high and its circumference is 4.11m.

Access: Beside the trail near the west boundary of The Commons.

cottonwood photo