Tree Information

Common Name: Devil's walking stick

Scientific Name: Aralia spinosa

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: yes

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 15 in.

Height: 42 ft.

Crown: 16 ft.

Points: 61

Date Last Measured: 2014

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Mitchell Norman

Date First Measured: 2014

Comments: Declared national champion in 2017. The tree appears healthy but could be impacted by competing trees.


Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Isle of Wight

State Map

Land Owner: City of Norfolk

GPS Coordinates: 36.81028, -76.69132

Directions: East side of ravine near the end of Regenia Ct. on slope of ravine. This area drains to Lake Prince.

Owner Address: Water Works Dept.

Norfolk, VA

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Mitchell Norman

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