Common Name: silver maple
Scientific Name: Acer saccharinum
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 255 in.
Height: 120 ft.
Crown: 130 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2013
Last Measured by: Jordan Endahl
Date First Measured: 1988
Comments: Declared national co-champion in 2020 with two other Virginia specimens, one in Bath county and the other in Fairfax county.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Bland
Land Owner: Patrick Groseclose
GPS Coordinates: 37.01151, -81.36391
Directions: Tree is in the front yard of an old, unoccupied farm house. One mile west of Ceres, VA on the north side of US Rt. 42.
Owner Address: 3359 West Bluegrass Trail
Ceres, VA 24318
Contact Name: Riley Bruce
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Address: VA Dept. of Forestry P.O. Box 519
Wytheville, VA 24382
Original Nominator(s): Tyler Blount; Riley Bruce