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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Sequoia sempervirens

Coast Redwood SeedCoast Redwood 


About Coast Redwood at OSU's Landscape Plants site

  • Native from coastal southwest Oregon and northern California.

  • Height can exceed 360’. Tallest tree in world and can live over 2,000 years.

  • Needles are fl at and 2-ranked on shoot (feather-like).

  • Needles near the top of tree are shorter, sharper, and radially arranged on shoot.

  • Seed cones are roundish, 0.75” long.

  • Fairly common in Portland.


Tree # Location Dimensions Photo and Notes
167 3381 SE Francis St
Private, Rear Yard
70' Height
49' Spread
14.6' Circ.
This tree is most visible from SE 33rd Pl.
Heritage Tree 167
 282 Hillside Park
Portland Parks & Recreation
112' Height
54' Spread
13.2' Circ.
This tree is to the right of the main entrance to the gymnasium.
Heritage Tree 282
301 7617 SE Main St
Private, Front Yard
120' Height
60' Spread
19.2' Circ.
This tree is adjacent to the exit for the parking lot at St. Andrews Care Center.
Heritage Tree 301
329 Peninsula Crossing Trail, near N Carey Blvd and N. Princeton St
114' height
54' canopy spread
18' circumference