Moreton Bay Fig Tree
This Australian immigrant tree has grown to one of the largest Moreton Bay Fig trees in North America. It has been designated a City Landmark and placed on the California Register of Big Trees. In July 1997 the circumference of the tree at 4-1/2 feet above ground was 41-1/2 feet. The average crown spread was 176 feet, and the total height was 80 feet.
Location. 34° 24.819′ N, 119° 41.638′ W. Marker is in Santa Barbara, California, in Santa Barbara County. Touch for map. At the corner of West Montecito Street and Chapala Street, near the Amtrak station. Marker is in this post office area: Santa Barbara CA 93101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hotel Virginia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burton Mound (approx. 0.2 miles away); Santa Barbara Veterans' Memorial Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Sambo's Birthplace (approx. ¼ mile away); Trussell-Winchester Adobe
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 20, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 20, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.