Tree Information

Common Name: shagbark hickory

Scientific Name: Carya ovata

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 145 in.

Height: 134 ft.

Crown: 49 ft.

Points: 291

Date Last Measured: 2012

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson

Date First Measured: 2012

Comments: circumference measured at 2 ft.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Virginia Beach

State Map

Land Owner: City of Virginia Beach, Parks and Natural Areas

GPS Coordinates: 36.76723, -76.16854

Directions: Map on file. In wooded area on north end of golf course, approximately 300 ft. north of fairway.

Owner Address: 4797 Indian River Rd

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

Owner Phone: 757-467-6119

Contact Information

Contact Name: Michael T. Moore

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 2289 Lynhaven Parkway

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

Contact Phone: 757-385-2080

Contact Info: Susan French, city arborist,, 757-385-4076


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson

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