Common Name: eastern cottonwood
Scientific Name: Populus deltoides ssp. deltoides
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 303 in.
Height: 110 ft.
Crown: 93 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2008
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson
Date First Measured: 2008
Comments: A massive triple-stemmed tree. Appears very healthy and sound. Because the trunk diverges into three stems around standard height (4.5') and the three stems orient outward, the trunk was measured at its smallest circumference between ground level and standard height.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: City of Williamsburg
Land Owner: City of Williamsburg
GPS Coordinates: 37.267, -76.703851
Directions: Located in Bicentennial Park, at the corner of the lawn area at the junction of Newport Avenue and Nassau Street. It stands alone on this corner.
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: email@example.com
Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane
Suffolk, VA 23434
Contact Phone: 757-934-0588
Original Nominator(s): Bryron Carmean and Gary Williamson