Tree Information

Common Name: Chinese holly

Scientific Name: Ilex cornuta

Native/Naturalized: Naturalized

Database ID: 3225

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 84 in.

Height: 34 ft.

Crown: 35 ft.

Points: 127

Date Last Measured: 2023

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

Date First Measured: 2023

Comments: Tree appears healthy and sound, grows alone so has light advantage. Trunk circumference was measured at 2' due to split trunk.

D. Kania 08/19/2023

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: City of Richmond

State Map

Land Owner: Forest Lawn Cemetery

GPS Coordinates: 37.591883, -77.435913

Directions: The tree grows in a grove of large Chinese hollys. Follow Stratford Street into the cemetery and take a right onto Myrtle Grove Road. Tree is on the right side of this road.

Owner Address: Myrtle Grove Road

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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