12. Mother and Daughter

The Mother and Daughter tree grows on Harper Flat along Bull Creek. It is a multi stem tree which contributes to its name. Between 2000 and 2013 this was one of the fastest growing trees on Harper Flat, averaging over 6.5 inches height increase per year. It is possible this tree is now over 370 feet tall. The Bull Creek south side trail goes right through a portion of Harper Flat.

The average diameter for the larger tree of the pairing is 11.8 feet at 4.5 feet above ground level.

The last published height measurement for this tree was 368 feet, from 2013 or earlier.

The 2018 LiDAR indicated height for Mother and Daughter is about 368 feet.

The published height measurement for this tree in 2000 was 361 feet.

Mother and Daughter tree
Mother and Daughter tree upper trunk and crown