SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - A ceremony honoring the legacy of popular television host Huell Howser was held Friday in Santa Barbara.
A Cota sycamore tree was dedicated in memory of Howser, who served as a guest host of the Santa Barbara Beautiful Awards in 2005.
City Poet Laureate Chryss Yost recited an original poem during the ceremony. The Santa Barbara Beautiful board of directors laid a plaque at the base of the tree.
Visitors can find the tree at the intersection of East Los Olivos and Alameda Padres Sierra streets near Old Mission Santa Barbara.Slideshow: Cota Sycamore Tree Dedicated To California Television Host