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Historical Trees on Campus

legacy trees that inspire & witness the advancement of knowledge

University of Wyoming – Laramie, Wyoming

eastern cottonwood  (Populus deltoides)

 UWyo 148" Populus deltoides S of Old Main (TREE H33 on MAP) Botanical Name: Populus deltoides
Common Name: eastern cottonwood
Trunk Diameter: 47 inches / 120 centimeters
Location on Campus: south of Old main
Photographer: William R. Graves
Date of Photograph: July 5, 2017

 

blue spruce (Picea pungens)

UWyo 143" Picea pungens W of Old Main Botanical Name: Picea pungens
Common Name: blue spruce
Trunk Diameter: 46 inches / 116 centimeters
Location on Campus: west of Old Main
Photographer: William R. Graves
Date of Photograph: July 5, 2017

 

ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa)

UWyo 66" Pinus ponderosa S side Geology Botanical Name: Pinus ponderosa
Common Name: ponderosa pine
Trunk Diameter: 21 inches / 53 centimeters
Location on Campus: south side of Geology Hall
Photographer: William R. Graves
Date of Photograph: July 5, 2017