Tree Information

Common Name: alternate-leaf dogwood

Scientific Name: Cornus alternifolia

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 3116

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 68 in.

Height: 28 ft.

Crown: 49 ft.

Points: 108

Date Last Measured: 2023

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

Date First Measured: 2023

This tree appears exceptionally healthy and sound. Trunk circumference measured 1.5' above ground due to low branching. This tree should be safe and cared for by staff. This tree is part of the rebuilt Agecroft Hall Tudor Home and is close in proximity to Tuckahoe Creek and the James River.

D. Kania. 09/25/2023

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Richmond

State Map

Land Owner: Agecroft Hall

GPS Coordinates: 37.552791, -77.504357

From Dover Rd in Richmond, take Sulgrave Rd going South to the above address (on the right). Tree grows above a swampy area near back of garden above Tuckahoe Creek.

Owner Address: 4305 Sulgrave Rd

Richmond, VA 23221

Owner Phone: 8043534241

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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