Common Name: Amur honeysuckle
Scientific Name: Lonicera maackii
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 104 in.
Height: 20 ft.
Crown: 25 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2014
Last Measured by: Michelle Dowling and Donna Meeks
Date First Measured: 2008
Comments: The tree appears very healthy and well cared for by college staff. ID confirmed by Tom Wieboldt, curator of VT herbarium.
Greatest size in 2008: 101" circumference, 23' height, 36' crown, and totaling 133 points.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Amherst
Land Owner: Sweet Briar College
GPS Coordinates: 37.555938, -79.083592
Directions: Sweetbriar college across the road from the front of Williams Gym in an open lawn area (east side of gym).
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane
Suffolk, VA 23434
Contact Phone: 757-934-0588
Original Nominator(s): Byron & Jean Carmean, Donna Meeks, Gary Williamson