Common Name: Darlington oak
Scientific Name: Quercus hemisphaerica
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 261 in.
Height: 76 ft.
Crown: 108 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2012
Last Measured by: Jerry Wyatt, Kelli Armes, Christina Woodson
Date First Measured: 2007
Comments: CBH measured at 2.5 ft. This tree was misidentified as Q. laurifolia until 2011, when acorn samples were sent to National Arboretum.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: City of Richmond
Land Owner: Maymont Foundation
GPS Coordinates: 37.53609, -77.4765
Directions: Map on file at Maymont.
Owner Address: 2201 Shields Lake Ct
Richmond, VA 23220
Owner Phone: 804-358-7166
Contact Name: Peggy Singlemann
Contact Email: psinglemann@Maymont.org
Original Nominator(s): Peggy Singlemann