Common Name: tough bumelia
Scientific Name: Sideroxylon tenax
Native/Naturalized: Native to North America
Database ID: 2458
National Champion: yes
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 22 in.
Height: 13 ft.
Crown: 12 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2016
Last Measured by: Charles Gardner
Date First Measured: 2016
2021 update: This tree was crowned sole national champion by American Forests in 2021
Tree planted about 35 years ago. Brought here from Georgetown County, SC.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: City of Williamsburg
Land Owner: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
GPS Coordinates: 37.271009, -76.69807
Directions: Intersection of Duke of Gloucester St. and Colonial St.
Owner Address: P. O. Box 1776
Williamsburg, VA 23187-1776
Contact Name: Charles Gardner
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Address: 9916 Linefence Rd.
Original Nominator(s): Charles Gardner