Tree Information

Common Name: Turkish hazelnut

Scientific Name: Corylus colurna

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2754

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 30 in.

Height: 30 ft.

Crown: 18 ft.

Points: 65

Date Last Measured: 2020

Last Measured by: Virg Madden

Date First Measured: 2020

Comments: This tree was planted in 1994. We pruned it to a central leader by removing 1 large limb in 2011 and another in 2014. There was included bark at the junction of the 3 original trunks. Trunk measured at 3.3' above ground.

V. Madden Jan-20

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Albemarle

State Map

Land Owner: University of Virginia Foundation

GPS Coordinates: 37.96818, -78.47085

Owner Email:

Directions: Morven Farm. Below Bldg #206 and across from the greenhouse.

Owner Address: 791 Morven Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22902

Owner Phone: 434-293-3978

Contact Information

Contact Name: Virg Madden

Contact Email:

Contact Info: Virg Madden/Landscape Gardener. Elton Oliver/Estate Manager.


Original Nominator(s): Virg Madden

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