Common Name: Korean sweetheart tree
Scientific Name: Euscaphis japonica
Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 11 in.
Height: 15 ft.
Crown: 8 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2007
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson
Date First Measured: 2007
Comments: The tree appears healthy and is in no danger.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Gloucester
Land Owner: Margorie Selby
GPS Coordinates: 37.391558, -76.515068
Directions: At above address in side yard next to fence and driveway. The tree's seed capsule splits open and reveals seed, it's bright pink and shaped like a heart!
Owner Address: 6484 Hickory Knoll
Gloucester, VA 23061
Contact Name: Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Lorna Wass, Gary Williamson