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Ontario in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Nine Young Pepper Trees

 
 
Nine Young Pepper Trees Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman
1. Nine Young Pepper Trees Marker
Inscription. This is one of nine young pepper trees purchased and planted on Euclid Avenue by the students of Ontario's nine public elementary schools in observance of Arbor Day, March 8, 1954. The young trees were planted as replacements for mature trees lost in the severe windstorm that struck this area in December, 1953.
 
Erected 1954 by Ontario's nine public elementary schools.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Historic Trees marker series.
 
Location. 34° 3.818′ N, 117° 39.058′ W. Marker is in Ontario, California, in San Bernardino County. Marker is on Euclid Avenue (California Route 83) near Holt Boulevard, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ontario CA 91762, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mule Car (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); WCTU Fountain (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Chaffey, Jr. (approx. 2 miles away); Madonna of the Trail (approx. 3 miles away); Bear Gulch (approx. 3.3 miles away); Historic Pavement (approx. 3.4 miles away); Red Hill (approx. 3.8 miles away); Tapia Adobe Site (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ontario.
 
Also see . . .
Pepper Tree image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman, April 9, 2006
2. Pepper Tree
The marker is on the ground near this pepper tree.
 California Pepper Tree - Schinus molle L. (Submitted on May 23, 2006.)
 
Categories. Horticulture & Forestry
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2006, by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California. This page has been viewed 2,594 times since then and 58 times this year. Last updated on October 6, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 23, 2006, by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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