Common Name: sand hickory
Scientific Name: Carya pallida
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 153 in.
Height: 85 ft.
Crown: 64 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2010
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Gary Fleming
Date First Measured: 2010
Comments: Tree was vandalized about 30 years ago, but is OK now. Identification verified by Gary Fleming, Virginia Natural Heritage Program.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Mathews
Land Owner: Gwynns Island Cemetery
GPS Coordinates: 37.49987, -76.29476
Directions: Gwynns Island Cemetery. State route 633, near foot of cemetery, Grimstead, VA. Tree is approx. 40-50 ft. from 633 and is the largest tree in the cemetery.
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, Gary Williamson, and Gary Fleming