Common Name: eastern hemlock
Scientific Name: Tsuga canadensis
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 156 in.
Height: 125 ft.
Crown: 56 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2010
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Jeff Kirwan
Comments: Many large hemlocks have been lost to the hemlock woolly adelgid on recent years.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Smyth
Land Owner: Jefferson National Forest
GPS Coordinates: 36.76565, -81.30596
Directions: On Dry Creek Road in "Old Growth Stand" marked by sign.
Contact Name: Jeff Kirwan
Contact Email: email@example.com
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Jeff Kirwan