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Common Name: Chinese parasoltree

Scientific Name: Firmiana simplex

Native/Naturalized: Naturalized

Status: alive

National Champion: yes

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 41 in.

Height: 41 ft.

Crown: 29 ft.

Points: 89

Date Last Measured: 2007

Last Measured by: Carmean/Williamson/Augustin

Date First Measured: 2007

Comments: The tree is very healthy and vigorous. It is well cared for by the garden staff.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Norfolk

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Land Owner: Norfolk Botanical Garden

Directions: Norfolk Botanical Garden near the junction of Arbor Drive and Discover Drive; west side of the intersection.

Owner Address: 6700 Azalea Garden Road

Norfolk, VA 23518

Owner Phone: 757-441-5830

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588

Contact Info: Theresa Augustin, 6700 Azalea Garden Rd, Norfolk, Virginia 23518; (757) 441-5830;


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean/Gary Williamson/Theresa Augustin

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