Common Name: American hornbeam
Scientific Name: Carpinus caroliniana
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 127 in.
Height: 75 ft.
Crown: 55 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2009
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Jeff Kirwan
Date First Measured: 2009
Comments: The tree appears very health and sound. It is obviously quite happy in this location to have reached such dimensions.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Loudoun
Land Owner: Oatlands Plantation (National Trust Historical Reserve)
GPS Coordinates: 39.04113, -77.61847
Directions: At the above address and to the right of driveway as you approach residence in picnic area
Owner Address: 20815 Oatlands Plantation Drive
Leesburg, VA 20175
Contact Info: Dana Malone
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Jeff Kirwan