Common Name: dotted hawthorn
Scientific Name: Crataegus punctata
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 71 in.
Height: 30 ft.
Crown: 47 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2020
Last Measured by: Eric Hawks
Date First Measured: 2010
Comments: Declared national champion in 2018 and recognized as national co-champion in 2019 with another specimen in Grayson, VA.
2020 Update: Tree continues to thrive. No apparent threats at this location. Trunk measured at 4.5' above ground.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Grayson
Land Owner: State of Virginia - Dept. of Conservation and Recreation
GPS Coordinates: 36.61295, -81.48164
Directions: Grayson Highlands State Park. About 200 ft. behind ranger station. One of two large hawthorns in a pasture.
Contact Name: Eric Wiseman
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone: 540-231-5148
Contact Info: Previous Measurer (2010): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Jeff Kirwan. Circumference 70, Height 29, Crown 46, Total Points 111.
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Jeff Kirwan, and Gary Williamson