Preservation at Mount Vernon

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230 YEAR OLD TREE FALLS

5,724 views December 20, 2019
This 230 year old tree was a living witness to George Washington's life here at Mount Vernon. This tree marks the end of an era; It is the last of three trees on Washington's property that featured civil war insignias. Director of Horticulture Dean Norton talks about this recently fallen tree and where it will go next.
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