Cedar Trees Near Burnt House Point
Cedar trees near the trail to Burnt House Point

NPS / Stephen Girimont

George Washington Birthplace National Monument has over 550 species of vascular plants found within its boundaries. The Memorial Area is home to boxwoods, fig bushes, rose bushes, ornamental and fruit trees, and Eastern Red Cedar, which are considered representative of the period in which George Washington was born. The diversity of plant life provides ample opportunities for study and enjoyment.


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Last updated: March 12, 2024

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