Tree Information

Common Name: royal paulownia

Scientific Name: Paulownia tomentosa

Native/Naturalized: Naturalized

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 213 in.

Height: 57 ft.

Crown: 64 ft.

Points: 286

Date Last Measured: 2015

Last Measured by: Greg Zell

Date First Measured: 2006

Comments: A very large and old Princess Tree that was formerly planted at the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery. Appears in good health and growth form. No obvious threats or danger to the tree.

Greg Zell 2015

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Arlington

State Map

Land Owner: Arlington National Cemetery

GPS Coordinates: 38.87574, -77.07451

Owner Email:

Directions: Arlington National Cemetery grounds. Enter from Memorial Bridge entrance. Vehicle access is restricted without permission. See attached map for exact location of tree.

Owner Address: c/o Stephen Van Hoven, Bldg. 123 Office #218.

Arlington, Va. 22211-5003

Contact Information

Contact Name: Stephen Van Hoven

Contact Email:


Original Nominator(s): Greg Zell

Additional Information

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