Tree Information

Common Name: American snowbell

Scientific Name: Styrax americanus

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: no

Circumference: 9 in.

Height: 16 ft.

Crown: 26 ft.

Points: 32

Date Last Measured: 2018

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson

Date First Measured: 2012

Comments: The tree appears healthy and in no danger. It has some mistletoe growing on it (the second occurrence I've seen). 2018: The original stem was not found, so we measured what remained @ 4.5' above ground.

Top, 2012. Bottom, 1/27/2018.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Southampton

State Map

Land Owner: Unknown

GPS Coordinates: 36.63747, -77.00328

Directions: East side of the Nottoway River approx. one mile downstream of the Delaware Boat Ramp in edge of swamp forest 30' from the river. Marked with pink flagging.

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

Other Nominators: Gary Williamson

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