Common Name: glossy buckthorn
Scientific Name: Frangula alnus (syn. Rhamnus frangula)
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 114 in.
Height: 25 ft.
Crown: 45 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2009
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson
Date First Measured: 2009
Comments: Declared national champion in 2018. The tree appears healthy and sound. It is well cared for by cemetery staff.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: City of Lynchburg
Land Owner: Old City Cemetery and Arboretum
GPS Coordinates: 37.41384, -79.15726
Owner Email: http://www.gravegarden.org/
Directions: In area across road from Cemetery Chapel.
Owner Address: 401 Taylor St
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Owner Phone: 434-847-1465
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane
Suffolk, VA 23434
Contact Phone: 757-934-0588
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson