Dawn Redwood (Matasequoia glyptostroboides)

Tree Tour in Princeton

Dawn Redwood (Matasequoia glyptostroboides)

Princeton, New Jersey 08540, United States

Created By: marquand park foundation

Point of Interest Details

The Dawn Redwood belongs to the conifer species and is related to the giant sequoia but sheds its leaves seasonally. The needles are opposite, 1-3 cm long. They are bright fresh green turning a foxy red-brown in the summer. There are two Dawn Redwood trees on Prospect Avenue and several other ones on the streets of Princeton, among them a beautiful example of Marquand Park

This point of interest is part of the tour: Tree Tour in Princeton


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