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Common Name: swamp cottonwood

Scientific Name: Populus heterophylla

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: yes

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 132 in.

Height: 106 ft.

Crown: 24 ft.

Points: 244

Date Last Measured: 2015

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Fleming, Gary Williamson

Date First Measured: 2005

Comments: Tree appears healthy at present. Beaver damage is evident on other cottonwoods in the area.

Gary P. Fleming, DCR Natural Heritage 2005

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Southampton

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Land Owner: International Paper (Harvey Darden, forest manager)

GPS Coordinates: 36.679242, -77.04031

Directions: Tree is located on Private Property!

Owner Address: 24283 Old Bridge Rd.

Courtland, VA 23837

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Ln

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Fleming, Karen Patterson, Gary Williamson

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