Common Name: hazel alder
Scientific Name: Alnus serrulata
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 29 in.
Height: 44 ft.
Crown: 47 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2008
Last Measured by: Byron & Jean Carmean and Gary Williamson
Date First Measured: 2008
Comments: Declared national champion in 2016. The tree appears healthy and safe in its stream side location. It is part of a very long clump. Circumference of the largest stem was measured and spread of entire clump.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Northampton
Land Owner: H. Furlong Baldwin
GPS Coordinates: 37.3105, -75.96319
Directions: Eyre Hall Plantation. 50 feet north of Eyrehall Drive and 200 feet west of Lankford Highway (US 13) in the drainage.
Owner Address: 3215 Eyre Hall Drive
Cheriton, VA 23316
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: email@example.com
Original Nominator(s): Byron & Jean Carmean and Gary Williamson