Common Name: poison sumac
Scientific Name: Toxicodendron vernix
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 18 in.
Height: 19 ft.
Crown: 20 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2019
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Joe Villari, Gary Fleming, Gary Williamson
Date First Measured: 2019
Comments: This tree is on unrestricted public property. The tree has some dead wood, but is continuing to re-sprout and grow. The largest stem was measured at 3' above ground, below fork in trunk.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Fauquier
Land Owner: State of Virginia - Dept. of Conservation and Recreation
GPS Coordinates: 38.8855 , -77.6890
Directions: 3846 MOUNTAIN RD, HAYMARKET, VA 20169. From the community of Antioch, travel north on Mountain Road (route 600) to Catharpin Creek above Jackson Hollow Research Station (approximately 300' west of station, upstream).
Owner Phone: 571-438-8957
Contact Name: Joe Villari, Preserve Manager
Contact Phone: 571-438-8957
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Joe Villari, Gary Fleming, Gary Williamson