Common Name: dwarf hackberry
Scientific Name: Celtis tenuifolia
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 60 in.
Height: 41 ft.
Crown: 40 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2009
Last Measured by: Rod Simmons, Greg Zell
Date First Measured: 2009
Comments: New national champ in 2010. One of a number of dwarf hackberries growing in the Alexandria National Cemetery complex. The cemetery, in Old Town Alexandria, is home to a number of historic gravesites and old tree specimens.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: City of Alexandria
Land Owner: City of Alexandria; Park Planning Division
GPS Coordinates: 38.80003, -77.05483
Directions: The Alexandria National Cemetery is in Old Town Alexandria. This tree is growing on the edge of cemetery at the intersection of South Payne St. and Gibbon St.
Owner Address: 1108 Jefferson St.
Alexandria, Va. 22314
Contact Name: Rod Simmons
Contact Email: Rod.Simmons@alexandriava.gov
Contact Info: Or contact Greg Zell (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Original Nominator(s): Rod Simmons, Greg Zell