Tree Information

Common Name: common crapemyrtle

Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia indica

Native/Naturalized: Naturalized

Database ID: 1357

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 161 in.

Height: 33 ft.

Crown: 40 ft.

Points: 204

Date Last Measured: 2021

Last Measured by: Lisa Deaton

Date First Measured: 2008

Comments: The tree is very well cared for. It looks great, especially considering the beating it must take during Nor'easters and hurricanes. It appears healthy in spite of its 200 plus years age. Several others of the same vintage grace the expansive grounds. Trunk was measured at smallest girth between ground line and point of divergence of primary stems (1 foot above ground).

Tree was last measured at 158", 31', 38' and 199 points by Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Mike Rasnake, Lorna Wass & Mary Berg in 2008.

Top. G. Williamson. 2008 Bottom two. Lisa Deaton. 2021

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Gloucester

State Map

Land Owner: Charles and Mari Ann Banks

GPS Coordinates: 37.36965, -76.47062

Directions: At the owner's address at the front of the residence (water side). Residence is called "White Hall".

Owner Address: Private

Contact Information

Contact Name: Lisa Deaton

Contact Email:


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Mike Rasnake, Lorna Wass, Mary Berg

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