Utah Division of
Forestry, Fire & State Lands

Utah Department of Natural Resources

London Planetree - Salt Lake City

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Common Name London Planetree
Species Platanus x acerifolia
Address West Side of Liberty Park, N of tennis courts, Salt Lake City
City Salt Lake City
Year Planted Unknown
Height 98 Feet
DBH Diameter at Breast Height (DBH) is the standard forestry measurement of the tree's trunk diameter at 4.5 ft from the base. 108 Inches
Name of Nominator Scott Zeidler
Date Rated 2007-12-11
Ownership Public: Salt Lake City
Story This magnificent London Planetree served as the location of the campaign launch and gathering point for the "Million Trees for a Million People" initiative. This initiative was announced by Mayor Corroon in 2007 and outlined a ten-year campaign to plant one million trees in Salt Lake County by 2017.