Tree Information

Common Name: Fraser magnolia

Scientific Name: Magnolia fraseri

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 124 in.

Height: 88 ft.

Crown: 53 ft.

Points: 225

Date Last Measured: 2015

Last Measured by: Will Cook

Date First Measured: 2015

Comments: Pending national champ. Will need to be nominated to national register. Trunk circumference measured at 2' above ground line below fork in the trunk.

W. Cook 15-Mar

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Carroll

State Map

Land Owner: Unknown

GPS Coordinates: 36.63412, -80.728

Directions: Off Blue Ridge Parkway mile post 203. Tree is downslope from nominator's house at 217 Alpine Way, Fancy Gap, VA 24328. Tree is on private land; owner unknown. This tree is in the same stand as the former national champion Fraser magnolia.

Contact Information

Contact Name: Will Cook

Contact Email:

Contact Address: Duke University; Nicholas School of the Environment; Box 90328

Durham, NC 27708


Original Nominator(s): Will Cook

Additional Information

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