Common Name: parsley hawthorn
Scientific Name: Crataegus marshallii
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Database ID: 2846
National Champion: yes
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 21 in.
Height: 30 ft.
Crown: 15 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2020
Last Measured by: Jared Manzo
Date First Measured: 2020
2021 update: This tree was crowned national co-champion by American Forests in 2021
Has not been nominated for national champ consideration yet. Tree is in fair health due to being suppressed in dense shade. Species was unidentified until recently. Based on records, we believe it was planted in 1939. It is Accession S5426-39 and is ID#884 in the Arboretum Inventory. The specimen has two distinct trunks. The trunk circumference measurement recorded here is the larger of the two stems, which was measured at 32" above ground below a secondary fork in this main stem. Measurements of individual primary stems at 4.5' were 17" and 10" circumference.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Clarke
Land Owner: State Arboretum of Virginia
GPS Coordinates: 39.06399, -78.06429
Owner Email: email@example.com
Directions: 400 Blandy Farm Ln. A very short walk from main parking lot between an old derelict greenhouse and the Parkfield Learning Center.
Owner Address: 400 Blandy Farm Ln.
Boyce, VA 22620
Owner Phone: 540-837-1758
Contact Name: Jared Manzo
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Address: 400 Blandy Farm Ln.
Contact Phone: 540-837-1758
Original Nominator(s): Jared Manzo, Chris Schmidt, Sabrina Hartley