Tree Information

Common Name: little epaulette tree

Scientific Name: Pterostyrax corymbosa

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2714

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 32 in.

Height: 37 ft.

Crown: 29 ft.

Points: 76

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.

J. Manzo Sep-19

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Clarke

State Map

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 Information

Contact Name: Jared Manzo

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 540-837-1758


Original Nominator(s): Jared Manzo

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