Forestry

Protecting Arkansas’s forests, and those who enjoy them, from wildland fire and natural hazards while promoting rural and urban forest health, stewardship, development, and conservation for all generations of Arkansans

Bitternut Hickory (Carya codiformis)

Bitternut Hickory (Native)

Owner: Peel Compton Foundation

Address: 312 N. Main St. Bentonville, AR 72712

County: Benton

Property: Public

Circumference: 95"

Crown width: 83'

Height: 105'

Bigness Index: 221

(Bigness Index = trunk circ. + height + 25% crown width)

GPS: Latitude 36.37733 Longitude -94.20735

Location: Tree is on main trail through Compton Gardens. It is directly behind the maintenance building. The tree is labeled.

Bitternut Hickory Arkansas Champion Tree Nomination Form

In the case of private property, please contact the Benton County Forestry Division Crew to ensure viewing is permitted and to schedule a showing.

The mission of the Forestry Division is to protect Arkansas’s forests, and those who enjoy them, from wildland fire and natural hazards while promoting rural and urban forest health, stewardship, development and conservation for all generations of Arkansans.

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