Heritage Tree Program

The Heritage Tree Program includes trees / groves of trees that have a historical significance based on their age or that they were planted by or in honor of someone who advanced the interest of trees and plants in the community. To see where these locations are, download the Map of Heritage Trees
Lockyear Grove

Other Distinguishing Aspects

Heritage trees can also be recognized due to their involvement or inclusion in the development of landscape architecture, forestry, city planning, and culture. They are recognized due to their:
  • Age
  • Design placement
  • Link to important events or activities
  • Location
  • Persons associated with them
  • Setting
  • Size
  • Species
  • Unique features


If you know of any trees that would be a good candidate for the designation of a Heritage Tree, please consider nominating the tree between January 1 and March 31 of each year.  For more information regarding Heritage Tree Nominations, click here.

You may email your nomination form, or mail it to:
Dan Pauly, Senior Planner
City of Wilsonville
29799 SW Town Center Loop E.
Wilsonville, OR 97070

Current Heritage Trees