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‘A Tree Falls the Way It Leans.' Tree That Appeared to Inspire Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Falls

1 month ago   |   By Time

The tree that is thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss to write The Lorax has fallen and we're going to need some more Truffula seeds, stat!
The tree, a Monterey Cypress at Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla, California, stood throughout the 43 years that Seuss lived in a mountaintop home overlooking the park. It was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old, Tim Graham, a spokesman for the San Diego Parks and Recreation Department, told CNN. City officials are reportedly looking into planting a replacement tree in the area.
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The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

1 month ago   |   By WISN

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old.
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Tree that inspired Dr. Seuss tale ‘The Lorax' falls in California

Tree that inspired Dr. Seuss tale ‘The Lorax' falls in California

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

He spoke for the trees, for the trees have no tongues. The Monterey Cypress thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' tree-hugging classic, “The Lorax,” has fallen in its plot at Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla, Calif. San Diego Parks and Recreation Department spokesman Tim Graham says the tree was thought to be between...
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