Tree Information

Common Name: mockernut hickory

Scientific Name: Carya tomentosa (syn. Carya alba)

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 142 in.

Height: 110 ft.

Crown: 80 ft.

Points: 272

Date Last Measured: 2014

Last Measured by: Rod Simmons

Date First Measured: 2014

Comments: Tree is completely healthy. Circumference measured at 24" above ground line. Height measured with clinometer.

More Photos

October 2014 and 2017

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Alexandria

State Map

Land Owner: JBG Companies

GPS Coordinates: 38.8242, -77.1298

Directions: MeadowCreek at Mark Center, City of Alexandria, Virginia; tree is on ancestral stream bank of Holmes Run, probably within the RPA, near the southeast end of Ascot Court.

Contact Information

Contact Name: Rod Simmons

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 2900-A Business Center Drive

Alexandria, VA 22314


Original Nominator(s): Rod Simmons

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