Common Name: waxmyrtle
Scientific Name: Morella cerifera (syn. Myrica cerifera)
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 53 in.
Height: 26 ft.
Crown: 24 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2014
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson
Date First Measured: 2014
Comments: The tree appears reasonably healthy and sound.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: City of Chesapeake
Land Owner: Colby and Company PLC
GPS Coordinates: 36.79424, -76.23427
Directions: At the location address in the southern corner of the building. The tree is visible from Old Greenbrier Rd.
Owner Address: 2121 Old Greenbrier Rd
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane
Suffolk, VA 23434
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson