Tree Information

Common Name: holly leaf osmanthus

Scientific Name: Osmanthus heterophyllus (syn. Osmanthus ilicifolius)

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 3236

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 102 in.

Height: 29 ft.

Crown: 48 ft.

Points: 143

Date Last Measured: 2023

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

Date First Measured: 2023

This tree appears quite healthy for its apparent old age. It's the owners favorite. It displayed 99% adult foliage (No spines on leaf edges). Trunk circumference was measured at 1' due to low branching structure.

D. Kania 10/03/2023

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Essex

State Map

Land Owner: Roberta Garnett

GPS Coordinates: 38.085025, -77.095198

Directions: From Clarks Stone RD (RT. 640), take Elmwood Lane going West to Elmwood. Tree is in back yard of residence on hill behind swimming pool.

Owner Address: 117 Elmwood Lane

Owner Phone: 804-366-6588

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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