Common Name: eastern redbud
Scientific Name: Cercis canadensis var. canadensis
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 132 in.
Height: 30 ft.
Crown: 39 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2010
Last Measured by: Jeff Kirwan and Robert Vickers
Comments: Declared national champion in 2018. A very healthy tree with multiple branches. Circumference measured 4" above ground.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Fairfax
Land Owner: National Park Service
GPS Coordinates: 38.95773, -77.1439
Directions: Tree is along south side of George Washington Parkway at the exit to the CIA. It is on the SE side of the exit.
Owner Address: George Washington Parkway
Contact Name: Robert Vickers
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Address: 312 Springvale Road
Great Falls, VA 22066
Original Nominator(s): Jeff Kirwan, Robert Vickers