Common Name: southern bayberry Circumference: 7
Species: Height: 14
Scientific Name: Morella caroliniensis (syn. Myrica caroliniensis) Crown: 10
Native/Naturalized: Native to North America Points: 24
Status: alive Last Measured: 2015
National Champion: yes Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson
Comments: It appears healthy and sound. It is one in a large colony at this location. Tie for state and national champions.

G. Williamson January 2015
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: City of Newport News Land Owner: The Mariner's Museum and Park
GPS Coordinates: N37.04585 W76.48298 Owner Email:
The colony is approximately 200 feet north of oak tree overlook. Marker on the slope (west facing) above lake (Noland Trail).

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Contact Information
Contact Name: Byron Carmean Permission to Advertise: Yes
Contact Email: Contact Address:
3616 Labrador Lane
Suffolk, VA 23434
Contact Phone: 775-934-0588
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Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson
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