Common Name: European chestnut
Scientific Name: Castanea sativa
Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 196 in.
Height: 55 ft.
Crown: 59 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2020
Last Measured by: Jared Manzo
Date First Measured: 2020
Comments: Tree is ID#2790 in arboretum inventory system. Good condition. Trunk splits into five stems a foot above soil line. The circumference of each: 57", 59", 70", 41", 65". Since this growth habit is typical, the trunk circumference was measured at the fused root collar 8" above ground line.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Clarke
Land Owner: State Arboretum of Virginia
GPS Coordinates: 39.06106, -78.06740
Directions: The tree is located along Wilkins Lane Loop Drive in the nut grove very close to a section of bamboo.
Owner Address: 400 Blandy Farm Lane
Boyce, VA 22620
Owner Phone: 540-837-1758
Contact Name: Jared Manzo
Contact Email: email@example.com
Contact Phone: 540-837-1758
Original Nominator(s): Jared Manzo, Chris Schmidt, Sabrina Hartley