Tree Information

Common Name: witch-hazel

Scientific Name: Hamamelis virginiana

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: yes

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 31 in.

Height: 32 ft.

Crown: 38 ft.

Points: 73

Date Last Measured: 2016

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Jeff Kirwan

Date First Measured: 2016

Comments: Declared national co-champ in 2017. The tree appears healthy and sound. It should be safe where it grows.

Gary Williamson 2016

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Smyth

State Map

Land Owner: Clinch Mountain Wildlife Mgt. Area

GPS Coordinates: 36.93159, -81.83057

Directions: On the bank below Big Tumbling Creek Road and above Tumbling Creek Channel. Visible from the road.

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, Jeff Kirwan, Gary Williamson

Additional Information

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