Tree Information

Common Name: American hornbeam

Scientific Name: Carpinus caroliniana

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 127 in.

Height: 75 ft.

Crown: 55 ft.

Points: 216

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.

Jeff Kirwan 5/12/2009

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Loudoun

State Map

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 Information

Contact Info: Dana Malone


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Jeff Kirwan

Additional Information

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