Tree Information

Common Name: winterberry holly

Scientific Name: Ilex verticillata

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: yes

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 17 in.

Height: 17 ft.

Crown: 19 ft.

Points: 39

Date Last Measured: 2007

Last Measured by: Jeff and Judy Kirwan

Date First Measured: 2007

Comments: This tree was declared a national champion in 2008.

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Michelle Dowling 8/4/2014

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Orange

State Map

Land Owner: The Montpelier Foundation

GPS Coordinates: 38.217058, -78.168956

Directions: At the back (south side) of the formal gardens at Montpelier.

Contact Information

Contact Name: Sandra Mudrinich, Horticulturist

Contact Email:

Contact Address: The Montpelier Foundation

Contact Phone: 540)661-3510


Original Nominator(s): Jess Riddle

Additional Information

I.D. Fact Sheet

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