Here is my entry for this week’s Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge with the topic of Resilient. ENJOY.
I’ve been lucky to capture of few of the bigger trees in Oregon. These are my two favorites.
This Cottonwood tree which is located in Willamette Mission State Park.
Populus trichocarpa: This giant black cottonwood stands near the site of the Willamette Mission established by Reverend Jason Lee in 1834. The Willamette Mission Cottonwood is the largest of its kind in Oregon and the nation.
- Approx. height: 155′
- Age: Approx 270 years
- Circumference: 26′ 3″
- Dedicated on: April 13, 2001
- Crown: 110′
Qi (energy) hugs