Tree Information

Common Name: Port-Orford-cedar

Scientific Name: Chamaecyparis lawsoniana

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 3113

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 125 in.

Height: 71 ft.

Crown: 48 ft.

Points: 208

Date Last Measured: 2023

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

Date First Measured: 2023

Comments: This tree appears healthy and sound while growing in a cemetery.

D. Kania 08/19/2023

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Richmond

State Map

Land Owner: Forest Lawn Cemetery

GPS Coordinates: 37.596790, -77.437674

Directions: Take John B. Phillips Blvd into the Forest Lawn Cemetery, then go left on Stratford Dr, then go right on Myrtle Grove Rd to the intersection with Edgehill Rd. Tree grows at this intersection near the Northern end.

Richmond, VA, 23222

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean

Other Nominators: Dylan Kania and Gary Williamson

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