Common Name: Carolina buckthorn
Scientific Name: Frangula caroliniana (syn. Rhamnus caroliniana)
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Database ID: 2914
National Champion: yes
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 13 in.
Height: 32 ft.
Crown: 21 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2021
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean
Date First Measured: 2021
2021 update: This tree was crowned national co-champion by American Forests in 2021
This is a seedling collected in southwest Virginia and transplanted to this location. It has grown very rapidly and is healthy and sound.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: New Kent
Land Owner: David Carmean
GPS Coordinates: 37.552130, -77.090408
Directions: Tree is in front of and slightly left of the residence.
Owner Address: 9721 Crumps Mill Road
Quinton, VA 23141
Owner Phone: 804-516-9919
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: email@example.com
Contact Phone: 757-934-0588
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean
Other Nominators: Jean Carmean, David Carmean