Tree Information

Common Name: Chinese fringetree

Scientific Name: Chionanthus retusus

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 2970

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 67 in.

Height: 24 ft.

Crown: 43 ft.

Points: 102

Date Last Measured: 2022

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Dylan Kania, Gary Williamson

Date First Measured: 2022

Comments: A leaf blight is present but the owner indicated it had caused few long-term issues. Trunk circumference measured at 1' above ground below fork in trunk. Two stems at 4.5' above ground measure 27" and 42" girth.

D. Kania 6/15/2022

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Hampton

State Map

Land Owner: Mr. Wilson

GPS Coordinates: 37.052926, -76.314345

Directions: In Hampton, take Fox Hill Rd to Glascow Way to above address. Tree grows inside the yard inside a fence. Located on the edge of Glascow Way.

Owner Address: 14 Bonney Lane

Hampton VA 23669

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean

Other Nominators: Dylan Kania, Gary Williamson

Additional Information

Print a QR Link to this big tree record

Our Partners