Common Name: osage-orange
Scientific Name: Maclura pomifera
Native/Naturalized: Native to North America
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 333 in.
Height: 58 ft.
Crown: 91 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2009
Last Measured by: James Powell
Date First Measured: 2009
Comments: This was a National Co-champion from 2009 - 2012. It is a male specimen estimated by arborists to be at least 200 years old, is located on land that was once owned by President George Washington.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Fairfax
Land Owner: American Horticultural Society
GPS Coordinates: 38.74252, -77.0448
Owner Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Directions: River Farm serves as the headquarters of the American Horticultural Society. Situated on 25 acres of landscaped lawns and gardens, it is one of the Washington, D.C. area's premier gardening destinations.
Owner Address: 7931 East Boulevard Drive
Owner Phone: 703-768-5700
Contact Name: David J. Ellis
Contact Email: email@example.com
Contact Info: Arborist who measured the tree is James Powell, The Care of Trees, 6748 Gravel Avenue, Alexandria VA,22310; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (703) 922-8733
Original Nominator(s): David J. Ellis