Tree Information

Common Name: Japanese torreya

Scientific Name: Torreya nucifera

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2916

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 37 in.

Height: 22 ft.

Crown: 15 ft.

Points: 63

Date Last Measured: 2021

Last Measured by: Glenda White & The Historic Rivers Chapter of Virginia Master Naturalists

Date First Measured: 2021

Comments: Tree is healthy, unusual in appearance, and small. Trunk was measured at narrowest girth (6 inches above ground) between ground line and forking into multiple stems.

Glenda White. August 2021.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Williamsburg

State Map

Land Owner: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

GPS Coordinates: 37.268872, -76.694339

Directions: From Francis Street, turn onto road leading to Griffin Hotel. Tree is in midst of various trees of the Griffin Gold Wing.

Owner Address: 424 Francis St E

Williamsburg, VA 23185

Contact Information

Contact Name: Charles Gardner

Contact Email:

Contact Info: Glenda White's contact information is on private record.


Original Nominator(s): Charles Gardner

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