Tree Information

Common Name: highbush blueberry

Scientific Name: Vaccinium corymbosum

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 2168

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 16 in.

Height: 19 ft.

Crown: 15 ft.

Points: 39

Date Last Measured: 2023

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Dylan Kania

Date First Measured: 2014

2023 comments: This tree appears healthy and grows in a safe place. Trunk circumference was measured at 2' due to low branching structure.
2014 comments: The tree appears healthy. It is protected. Measured by Carmean, Rasnake, Williamson, at 15", 16', 15', 35 points.

D. Kania. November 2023.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Isle of Wight

State Map

Land Owner: State of Virginia - Dept. of Conservation and Recreation

GPS Coordinates: 36.81070, -76.84970

Directions: Eastern extension of the Zuni Pine Barrens, east of Thomas Woods Trail (RT. 614) and north of Blackwater Road (RT. 603) in swale. Tree is marked with flagging tape. From Winsor, VA, take Rt. 258 South to Rt. 603 (Blackwater Rd) to intersection with Rt. 614. Tree grows in interdunal swale North of this intersection. Once on property, location by GPS is the best bet.

Owner Phone: 757-925-2318

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588

Contact Info: Darren Loomis Southeast Region Steward Virginia Department of Conservation & Recreation Division of Natural Heritage 757-925-2318 (office) 757-510-3487 (cell)


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson

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