Common Name: red elderberry
Scientific Name: Sambucus racemosa var. pubens (syn. Sambucus racemosa var. racemosa)
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 14 in.
Height: 20 ft.
Crown: 21 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2016
Last Measured by: Carmean, Williamson, and Kirwan
Date First Measured: 2016
Comments: The tree appears healthy and sound. It should be in a safe area below the road bed.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Smyth
Land Owner: Clinch Mountain Wildlife Mgt. Area
GPS Coordinates: 36.93853, -81.82333
Directions: Laurel Bed Lake Road, north of the intersection with Big Tumbling Creek Road. On down slope side of the road (west side) and visible from the road. GPS coordinates are approximate.
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: email@example.com
Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane
Suffolk, VA 23434
Contact Phone: 757-934-0588
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean/Gary Williamson/Jeff Kirwan