Tree Information

Common Name: Hercules' club

Scientific Name: Zanthoxylum clava-herculis

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 3151

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 35 in.

Height: 32 ft.

Crown: 37 ft.

Points: 76

Last Measured by: Byron Carmean and Dean Carmean

Date First Measured: 2023

The tree has had some damage from a fallen tree, but has recovered well. It grows in a safe location and will be protected by the owners. Trunk circumference was measured at 2' due to low branching structure.

D. Kania 10/17/2023

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Suffolk

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Land Owner: Byron Carmean and Dean Carmean

Owner Email:

Directions: In Suffolk, take RT 460 to Lake Prince Dr. (N) to Labrador Lane going right to the above address. Tree grows along lane on the left side just past the barn along pasture fence.

Owner Address: 3616 Labrador Lane

Suffolk, VA, 23434

Owner Phone: 757-934-0588

Contact Information

Contact Name: Byron Carmean

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane

Suffolk, VA, 23434

Contact Phone: 757-934-0588


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean

Other Nominators: Dean Carmean

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