Tree Information

Common Name: Franklin tree

Scientific Name: Franklinia alatamaha

Native/Naturalized: Native to North America

Database ID: 2712

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 13 in.

Height: 15 ft.

Crown: 12 ft.

Points: 31

Date Last Measured: 2019

Last Measured by: Jared Manzo, Chris Schmidt, Sabrina Hartley

Date First Measured: 2019

Comments: The tree was planted in 2002. Accession# 18691-2002, ID# 8678. Overall, the health of tree is good although this specimen appears to have thinner upper branches when compared to neighboring trees. Trunk circumference measured 7" above ground.

J. Manzo Sep-19

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Clarke

State Map

Land Owner: State Arboretum of Virginia

GPS Coordinates: 39.05857, -78.05921

Directions: The tree is located southeast of Lake Arnold or northeast of linden collection.

Owner Address: 400 Blandy Farm Lane

Boyce, VA 22620

Contact Information

Contact Name: Jared Manzo

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 540-837-1758


Original Nominator(s): Jared Manzo

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