Common Name: pink azalea
Scientific Name: Rhododendron periclymenoides
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 15 in.
Height: 15 ft.
Crown: 21 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 is exceptionally healthy. The staff at the preserve is aware of the tree and will protect it. Two dominant stems were measured at 4.5' above ground and composite circumference calculated. Stems were 12" and 9" circumference.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Fauquier
Land Owner: State of Virginia - Dept. of Conservation and Recreation
GPS Coordinates: 38.8840, -77.6897
Directions: 3846 MOUNTAIN RD, HAYMARKET, VA 20169. Bull Run Mountains Natural Area Preserve. 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).
Contact Name: Joe Villari, Preserve Manager
Contact Phone: 571-438-8957
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Joe Villari, Gary Fleming, Gary Williamson