Tree Information

Common Name: water elm

Scientific Name: Planera aquatica

Native/Naturalized: Native to North America

Database ID: 2922

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 76 in.

Height: 33 ft.

Crown: 61 ft.

Points: 124

Date Last Measured: 2021

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

Date First Measured: 2021

Comments: Tree appears healthy and sound.

Glenda White. August 2021.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Williamsburg

State Map

Land Owner: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

GPS Coordinates: 37.268615, -76.69581

Directions: Near the pond at the Griffin Hotel where there is a standpipe and brick walkway. Near 136 Francis St E, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Owner Address: 101 Visitor Center Dr.

Williamsburg, VA 23185

Owner Phone: 855-771-3290

Contact Information

Contact Name: Charles Gardner

Contact Email:

Contact Address: P.O. Box 1776

Williamsburg, VA 23187

Contact Phone: 855-771-3290

Contact Info: Glenda White contact info in private comments.


Original Nominator(s): Charles Gardner

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