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Historical Trees on Campus

legacy trees that inspire & witness the advancement of knowledge

University of Minnesota – Minneapolis, Minnesota

 bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa)

Bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa) Botanical Name: Quercus macrocarpa
Common Name: bur oak
Trunk Diameter: 42 inches / 107 centimeters
Location: southwest corner of Burton Hall on Minneapolis campus
Photographer: William R. Graves
Date of Photograph: 5 October 2012

 

bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa)

Bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa) Botanical Name: Quercus macrocarpa
Common Name:  bur oak
Trunk Diameter: 42 inches / 107 centimeters
Location: southeast of Green Hall on St. Paul campus
Photographer: William R. Graves
Date of Photograph: 5 October 2012

 

 green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica)

Green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica) Botanical Name: Fraxinus pennsylvanica
Common Name: green ash
Trunk Diameter: 38 inches / 97 centimeters
Location: corner of Cleveland Avenue North and Commonwealth Avenue on St. Paul campus
Photographer: William R. Graves
Date of Photograph: 5 October 2012

 

 red oak (Quercus rubra)

Red oak (Quercus rubra) Botanical Name: Quercus rubra
Common Name: red oak
Trunk Diameter: 37 inches / 94 centimeters
Location: south of St. Paul Gymnasium on St. Paul campus
Photographer: William R. Graves
Date of Photograph: 5 October 2012