Utah Division of
Forestry, Fire & State Lands

Utah Department of Natural Resources

Fremont Cottonwood - Provo

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Common Name Fremont Cottonwood
Species Populus fremontii
Address 300 East 1050 North, Provo
City Provo
Year Planted Late 1800s to Early 1900s
Height 101 Feet
Spread 90 Feet
Circumference 427 Inches
DBH Diameter at Breast Height (DBH) is the standard forestry measurement of the tree's trunk diameter at 4.5 ft from the base.
Name of Nominator Lorna Harrison
Date Rated 1990-12-05
Ownership Private: BYU Campus
Story This native tree is exceptionally old, estimated at over 100 years, and unusually large for this area and it's species. For those who wish to see this tree, it can be seen on the BYU campus near the field house.
Author Lorna Harrison