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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 of lost in the severe windstorm that struck this area in December, 1953.
 
Erected by Ontario's nine public elementary schools.
 
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 5 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. 2.5 miles away); Madonna of the Trail (approx. 3 miles away); Bear Gulch (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ontario.
 
Also see . . .  California Pepper Tree - Schinus molle L. (Submitted on May 23, 2006.)
 
Categories. Horticulture & Forestry
 
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.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2006, by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California. This page has been viewed 2,499 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 23, 2006, by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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