Tree Information

Common Name: willow oak

Scientific Name: Quercus phellos

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 604

Status: alive

National Champion: yes

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 328 in.

Height: 105 ft.

Crown: 137 ft.

Points: 467

Date Last Measured: 2013

Last Measured by: Jordan Endahl

Date First Measured: 2004

Comments: This tree has traded national champion status back and forth with one in Chesapeake. Recognized in 2018 as three-way national co-champion with trees in Chesapeake, VA and Mathews, VA. Located within walking distance to the historic Eastville Courthouse, which is home of the oldest continuous court records in the nation.

Tree lost a large leader in March 2019, which may jeopardize its health.

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Jordan Endahl 2013

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Northampton

State Map

Land Owner: Ralph and Elizabeth Dodd

GPS Coordinates: 37.35269, -75.94227

Owner Email:

Directions: Traveling north on Rt. 13, turn west at Eastville stoplight. Seventh house on right.

Owner Address: 5325 Willow Oak Road

Eastville, VA 23347

Contact Information

Contact Name: Jack Wilkins

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3117 Dolphin Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23451


Original Nominator(s): Jack Wilkins

Additional Information

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