Tree Information

Common Name: pussy willow

Scientific Name: Salix discolor

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 2340

Status: alive

National Champion: yes

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 120 in.

Height: 30 ft.

Crown: 45 ft.

Points: 161

Date Last Measured: 2015

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Charlie Wilson

Date First Measured: 2015

Comments: Declared national champion in 2016. The tree appears quite healthy and vigorous. It was planted 38 years ago. Trunk circumference measured at 1' above ground line.

G. Williamson Jul-15

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Page

State Map

Land Owner: Steve and Judy Moyer

GPS Coordinates: 38.63603, -78.42445

Directions: From Luray, travel south on Stonyman Road (Rt. 642) to Brookstone Road. The tree is at the owner's address in the left side yard near the road.

Owner Address: 893 Brookstone Road

Luray, VA 22835

Owner Phone: 540-743-3284

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Ln.

Suffolk, VA 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Charles Wilson

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