In honor of Ladley Husted

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Tree species:
Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Common name:
Dawn Redwood
Location:
Chapel Triange
Date planted:
1972

Ladley Husted was a professor of biology and researcher at the University of Virginia whose expertise specialized in cytogenetics. He was appointed first chairman of the President's Tree Committee, which later became the Arboretum and Landscape Committee.

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