Tree Information

Common Name: American cranberrybush

Scientific Name: Viburnum opulus var. americanum (syn. Viburnum trilobum)

Native/Naturalized: Native to North America

Database ID: 2376

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 18 in.

Height: 23 ft.

Crown: 17 ft.

Points: 45

Date Last Measured: 2015

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Jeff Kirwan, Gary Williamson

Date First Measured: 2015

Comments: Declared national champion in 2016, but dethroned in 2019 due to multi-stem growth habit. The tree appears healthy and sound. It should be safe from harm.

G. Williamson 2015

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Giles

State Map

Land Owner: Mountain Lake Conservancy

GPS Coordinates: 37.35575, -80.53543

Directions: Mountain Lake Lodge, downhill corner of the barn parking lot above the trail (asphalt) leading to the boat dock.

Owner Address: 115 HOTEL CIR

PEMBROKE, VA 24136-3055

Owner Phone: 540-626-7121

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane

Suffolk, VA 23434


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Jeff Kirwan, Gary Williamson

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