Tree Information

Common Name: loquat oak

Scientific Name: Quercus rysophylla

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2929

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 67 in.

Height: 53 ft.

Crown: 56 ft.

Points: 134

Date Last Measured: 2021

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

Date First Measured: 2021

Comments: Tree is very healthy. Believed to be planted in the early 1970's.

Believed to be planted by John T. Baldwin, Jr., Professor of Biology at the College of William and Mary from 1946-1974.

Also known by the common name Mexican evergreen oak.

Glenda White. October 2021.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Williamsburg

State Map

Land Owner: College of William and Mary

GPS Coordinates: 37.269462, -76.710908

Directions: Grassy area south of Washington Hall where there are other specimen trees.

Owner Address: Facilities Management Building

Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

Contact Information

Contact Name: John McFarlane

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 757-221-2256

Contact Info: Contact information for Rick Brown on private record.


Original Nominator(s): Rick Brown

Other Nominators: The Historic Rivers Chapter of Virginia Master Naturalists

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