Significant Trees: East Orange

Location Colvin Park, corner of McLachlan and New Street, part of the Precinct of Central Orange.

Tree Species Elm (Ulmus sp.)

Physical Description A single trunked specimen with dense dark green foliage. The low, spreading canopy displays healthy growth, providing shade in summer.

Statement of Significance The elm is a healthy example of a specimen tree. The singular elm is a key visual feature of the parkscape. It has a visual significance both as a key part of the park design and as a landmark/visual orientation feature in the suburban skyline.

 

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