California RedWood

Sequoia Sempervirens

Jump Facts!

1. The california redwood, is the fastest, and tallest, living species on earth.

2.The tallest California redwood, was 379.1 feet tall. fond in 2006 in Humboldt Redwood State Park.

3.The oldest California Redwood, was 2,200 years old.

4.The California Redwood; can grow up to 100 feet tall, in 50 years. and 6 feet in one year.

5. Star wars Episode vl: return of the Jedi. was filmed in Humboldt County.

Wheres the California Redwood?

The California Redwood can be found in California coast, in a strip 4500 miles long, and 35 miles wide.

The California Redwood can be found locally. in San Mateo, San Francisco and Sunnyvale.

The California Redwood is a Gymnosperm.

The California Redwood, sucks up 27,000 gallons of water a day.

California Redwood ID

1.The needles are 1-4/1-2 inches long.

2.Cones are 1 inch long.

3.Bark is thick and fibrous {deep red color}.

4.Red Wood bark 2 feet thick or [61 cm].

5.Found on the Coast of California.