Tree Information

Common Name: ligiri tree

Scientific Name: Idesia polycarpa

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2758

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 71 in.

Height: 42 ft.

Crown: 36 ft.

Points: 122

Date Last Measured: 2020

Last Measured by: Virg Madden

Date First Measured: 2020

Comments: Crown extends over the roadway by about 7', which is included in the crown measurement. Composite trunk circumference calculated from measurements of 4 trunks measured at 4.5’ above ground: 3’, 2.6’ 2.6’. The 4th trunk forked again at 3’ above ground, and measured 3.5’ girth at that point. Trunk measured at 6" above ground line was 92' circumference.

V. Madden Jan-20

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Albemarle

State Map

Land Owner: University of Virginia Foundation

GPS Coordinates: 37.961099, -78.465155

Owner Email:

Directions: Morven Farm. On Rt. 795 across fom Morven entrance.

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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