Common Name: hican
Scientific Name: Carya illinoinensis xovata
Native/Naturalized: Native to North America
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 192 in.
Height: 88 ft.
Crown: 104 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2019
Last Measured by: Jason Sprouls, Byron Carmean
Date First Measured: 2009
Comments: 2019 Update: The tree is still growing and thriving. It is producing a heavy fruit set. The owner speculates the tree was planted around 1900 when the farm house was built. It was first brought to the attention of Virginia Big Tree Program when a state forester noticed it at a farm show held on the property.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Isle of Wight
Land Owner: Carl Outland
GPS Coordinates: 36.736141, -76.778688
Directions: Located at the owner's address inside the yard next to the driveway. This location is only a few hundred yards from the Suffolk City line.
Owner Address: 8491 Farmland Road
Carrsville, VA 23315
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 Carmean and Gary Williamson