Tree Information

Common Name: Chinese mahogany

Scientific Name: Toona sinensis (syn. Cedrela sinensis)

Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized

Database ID: 398

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 209 in.

Height: 82 ft.

Crown: 60 ft.

Points: 306

Date Last Measured: 2023

Last Measured by: Jon and Yvonne Rockett

Date First Measured: 2006

2023 Comments: Tree is under the professional care of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation. Pruning for tree health is apparent and the over health appears good.
2013 Comments: Measured by Jordan Endahl at 190", 89', 80', 299 points.

J. Rockett 2023

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Albemarle

State Map

Land Owner: Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc.

GPS Coordinates: 38.01044, -78.45303

Owner Email:

Directions: At the west end of the North Pavilion, Monticello.

Owner Address: PO Box 3161

Charlottesville, VA 22902

Owner Phone: 434-984-9871

Contact Information

Contact Name: Gabriele Rausse

Contact Email:

Contact Address: PO Box 316

Charlottesville, VA 22902

Contact Phone: 434-984-9837

Contact Info: Director of Gardens and Grounds, Monticello. Roger Rothwell, Director of Facilities.


Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson

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