Tree Information

Common Name: Chickasaw plum

Scientific Name: Prunus angustifolia

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 1085

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 36 in.

Height: 23 ft.

Crown: 26 ft.

Points: 66

Date Last Measured: 2016

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson

Date First Measured: 2006

Comments: Declared national champion in 2011 and recognized in 2019 as national co-champion, sharing title with a tree in Florida. Dethroned in 2020 as co-champ, presumably due to tie-breaker discrepancy. The tree appears safe at the present and is healthy.

G. Williamson Jun-16

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Southampton

State Map

Land Owner: BAIN T L LLLP

GPS Coordinates: 36.9029, -76.88689

Directions: 1/4 of a mile east of Ivor, VA on the North side of Route 460 in a grassy field 75' North of highway. It is the largest of several growing together. Tree is easily visible from Route 460.

Owner Address: P O BOX 225

IVOR, VA 23866

Owner Phone: 757-653-2197

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 and Gary Williamson

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