Tree Information

Common Name: cancer tree

Scientific Name: Camptotheca acuminata

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2173

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 30 in.

Height: 48 ft.

Crown: 24 ft.

Points: 84

Date Last Measured: 2013

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Mathew Gobla

Date First Measured: 2013

2013 comments: The tree appears healthy.

G. Williamson 2013

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Norfolk

State Map

Land Owner: Norfolk Botanical Garden

GPS Coordinates: 36.90394, -76.20077

Directions: Slightly north of Eagle memorial and tropical garden near the canal.

Owner Address: 6700 Azalea Garden Rd

Norfolk, VA 23518

Owner Phone: 757-441-5830

Contact Information

Contact Name: Carl Simmons

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 757-441-5830 (ext. 4

Contact Info: Carl Simmons is Curator of Woody Plants. Paul Ziegler contact information in private comments.


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Mathew Gobla

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