Tree Information

Common Name: tree-of-Heaven

Scientific Name: Ailanthus altissima

Native/Naturalized: Naturalized

Database ID: 1795

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 170 in.

Height: 96 ft.

Crown: 62 ft.

Points: 282

Date Last Measured: 2021

Last Measured by: Jared Manzo

Date First Measured: 2011

Comments: The tree is healthy and sound. Located at historic Rosemont Manor. History of the estate is here. Because the trunk is enlarged at 4.5' above ground, circumference was measured at narrowest point between chest height and ground line.

More Photos

J. Sprouls. August 2019.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Clarke

State Map

Land Owner: William Genda

GPS Coordinates: 39.15577, -77.99381

Directions: The tree is within walking distance from the guest parking area. It is in the main lawn area behind the manor to the southeast.

Owner Address: 16 Rosemont Manor Ln

Berryville, VA 22611

Owner Phone: 540-955-2834

Contact Information

Contact Name: William Genda

Contact Email:


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Carrie Blair, Jeff Kirwan, and Gary Williamson

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