Common Name: mountain winterberry holly
Scientific Name: Ilex montana
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 30 in.
Height: 40 ft.
Crown: 25 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2007
Last Measured by: Jeff Kirwan and Charles Lytton
Date First Measured: 1987
Comments: Declared national champ in 2017. Jeff Kirwan and Charles Lytton found the tree.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Giles
Land Owner: Mountain Lake Hotel
GPS Coordinates: 37.35751, -80.53437
Directions: Indian Trail, Mountain Lake. Map on file.
Contact Name: Eric Wiseman
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone: 540-231-5148
Contact Info: Emily Woodall, EWoodall@MountainLakeHotel.com, Wilderness Conservancy at Mountain Lake
Original Nominator(s): Bryon Carmean and Gary Williamson