Common Name: common persimmon
Scientific Name: Diospyros virginiana
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 152 in.
Height: 85 ft.
Crown: 68 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2015
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Willilamson
Date First Measured: 2015
Comments: Declared national champion in 2016 and recognized as national co-champion in 2019, sharing title with a tree in Ohio. The tree should be safe and cared for.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: City of Suffolk
Land Owner: Constance Woods Homeowner Association
GPS Coordinates: 36.73556, -76.58906
Directions: From Main Street in downtown Suffolk, take Constance Road to the west approximately 1/4 mile to Constance Woods. Turn right (north) and the tree is in the commons area straight ahead as you enter the complex.
Owner Phone: 757-539-7028
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: email@example.com
Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Ln.
Suffolk, VA 23434
Contact Phone: 757-934-0588
Contact Info: Becky Habel is a member of the HOA. 757-539-7028
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson