The General Grant is the largest Sequoia in the Grant Grove. The General Grant is estimated to be over 1650 years old.
President Calvin Coolidge proclaimed it the Nations Christmas Tree in 1926.
Each year a Christmas wreath is placed at its base in remembrance of those who gave their lives serving our country.
Species: Sequoiadendron giganteum
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