Tree Information

Common Name: pumpkin ash

Scientific Name: Fraxinus profunda

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 2906

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 91 in.

Height: 111 ft.

Crown: 35 ft.

Points: 211

Date Last Measured: 2021

Last Measured by: Lara Johnson & Alicia Garcia

Date First Measured: 2021

Comments: Virginia Dept. of Forestry has been working with Langley Air Base to preserve some rare pumpkin ash on their land. They have been treated with insecticide to prevent infestation by emerald ash borer, and Langley is dedicated to keeping them treated. This is one of several pumpkin ash in the same grove and similar in size.

Lara Johnson & Alicia Garcia. June 2021.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: York

State Map

Land Owner: United States Air Force

GPS Coordinates: 37.101591, -76.459088

Directions: Trees are located in Langley Eustis Base land in Yorktown, Virginia behind the Kiln Creek Shopping Center. Site is extremely wet and floods regularly. Please park on Commerce circle. You do not need to cross Brick Kiln Creek to find trees. You will also not have to go through the main base to access these trees.

Contact Information

Contact Name: Alicia Garcia

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 37 Sweeney Blvd.

JBLE-Langley, VA 23665

Contact Phone: 757-764-1090

Contact Info: Natural Resources Program Manager 633 CES/CEIE


Original Nominator(s): Lara Johnson

Other Nominators: Alicia Garcia

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