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Wangari Maathai Tree

U.S. Capitol Grounds 
Commemorative Tree 
 
Koelreuteria paniculata 
(Golden Rain Tree) 
 
To Honor 
Nobel Peace Laureate 
Wangari Maathai of Kenya 
 
sponsored by 
Rep. Barbara Lee 
 
planted on 
 
May 11, 2005

Full tree details are at aoc.gov/trees/wangari-maathai.

U.S. Capitol, S.W.
(GPS Coordinates are Approximate)
United States
38° 53' 16.3392" N, 77° 0' 36.396" W
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