Tree Information

Common Name: bigleaf snowbell

Scientific Name: Styrax grandifolius

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: yes

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 20 in.

Height: 17 ft.

Crown: 26 ft.

Points: 44

Date Last Measured: 2009

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Mike Lane

Date First Measured: 2009

Comments: Declared national champion in 2009. The tree appears very healthy, sound, and growing well.


Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Suffolk

State Map

Land Owner: Mike & Cindy Lane

GPS Coordinates: 36.63519, -76.58951

Directions: On the north side of Babbtown Road, east end of ag field, south of farm pond near stream at the edge of wooded strip.

Owner Address: 1200 Babbtown Road

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Ln

Suffolk, VA, 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Mike Lane

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