Tree Information

Common Name: Japanese cornel dogwood

Scientific Name: Cornus officinalis

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2788

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 29 in.

Height: 17 ft.

Crown: 22 ft.

Points: 52

Date Last Measured: 2020

Last Measured by: Virg Madden

Date First Measured: 2020

Comments: Planted in 1996. In fairly heavy shade now since other plants are growing up around it. Trunk measured at ground level due to low branching.

V. Madden Feb-20

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Albemarle

State Map

Land Owner: University of Virginia Foundation

GPS Coordinates: 37.96137, -78.46733

Owner Email:

Directions: Morven Farm. In plantings at Guard House gates on the left as you enter. There are 2 of these, this one is inside the gates.

Owner Address: 791 Morven Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22902

Owner Phone: 434-293-3978

Contact Information

Contact Name: Virg Madden

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 434-327-6813

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


Original Nominator(s): Virg Madden

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