Tree Information

Common Name: swamp cottonwood

Scientific Name: Populus heterophylla

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Database ID: 3154

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 136 in.

Height: 95 ft.

Crown: 42 ft.

Points: 242

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

This tree appears very healthy and sound and has no beaver damage common with this species.

D. Kania 12/01/2023

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Virginia Beach

State Map

Land Owner: Stumpy Lake Natural Area

Directions: Take Indian River Rd in Virginia Beach, leading to Stumpy Lake Natural Area. Take trail to the right and continue approximately 300 yards. Tree is 100' off trail near swampy area.

Owner Address: 1729 Hiawatha Drive

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

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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