Common Name: little epaulette tree
Scientific Name: Pterostyrax corymbosa
Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 32 in.
Height: 37 ft.
Crown: 29 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2019
Last Measured by: Jared Manzo, Chris Schmidt, Sabrina Hartley
Date First Measured: 2019
Comments: This tree was grown from seed in 1955. Seeds were sourced from Mt. Airy Arboretum. Accession# S13164-54, ID# 4808. The multi-stem tree appears to be in good condition. Recently, a volunteer black walnut growing among the tree's multiple stems was removed. The largest stem's circumference was measured at 4.5 ft.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Clarke
Land Owner: State Arboretum of Virginia
GPS Coordinates: 39.06026, -78.05743
Directions: The little epaulette tree is located in the southeast corner of the arboretum in the Styracaceae section. More specifically, it is along a part of the bridal trail very near the Lake Arnold dam.
Owner Address: 400 Blandy Farm Lane
Boyce, VA 22620
Contact Name: Jared Manzo
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone: 540-837-1758
Original Nominator(s): Jared Manzo