Tree Information

Common Name: Italian alder

Scientific Name: Alnus cordata

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2268

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 50 in.

Height: 20 ft.

Crown: 42 ft.

Points: 81

Date Last Measured: 2022

Last Measured by: Jared Manzo

Date First Measured: 2014

2022 update: Tree is in good health. Tree forks just above 12". Stem 1=42" @4.5ft and Stem2=27" @4.5ft. Composite trunk circumference calculated as 50".

2014 update: The tree looks healthy and sound and is safe from harm. Measured by Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson: circumference 30", height 21', crown 28". Total of 58 points.

G. Williamson 2014

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Chesapeake

State Map

Land Owner: City of Chesapeake

GPS Coordinates: 36.58592, -76.16296

Directions: The equestrian area of Northwest River Park, Chesapeake next to the restroom facility.

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson

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