Tree Information

Common Name: common fig

Scientific Name: Ficus carica

Native/Naturalized: Naturalized

Database ID: 1178

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 64 in.

Height: 23 ft.

Crown: 40 ft.

Points: 97

Date Last Measured: 2017

Last Measured by: David Formella and Byron Carmean

Date First Measured: 2007

2017 comments: Tree has a small amount of dieback, but its overall in good health. Same property as loblolly bay (ID 3050).
2007 comments: The tree is extremely healthy and vigorous. It has attained its large size in a mere 20 years! Its crown has been reduced on two sides. It was planted in 1987.

D. Formella 6/12/2017

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Virginia Beach

State Map

Land Owner: Philip Jacobs and Dawn Jacobs

GPS Coordinates: 36.894046, -76.122031

Directions: At the owner's address on the left side of the yard next to the driveway.

Owner Address: 4321 Thoroughgood Drive

Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Owner Phone: 757-464-6615

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean

Other Nominators: Gary Williamson

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