Tree Information

Common Name: fleshy hawthorn

Scientific Name: Crataegus succulenta (syn. Crataegus bicknellii)

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 33 in.

Height: 20 ft.

Crown: 24 ft.

Points: 59

Date Last Measured: 2015

Last Measured by: Jon Matiuk, John Blankenship

Date First Measured: 1985

Comments: Tree appears to be healthy and not endangered.

Current all-time species champion.

Jon Matiuk 11/17/2015

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Tazewell

State Map


Land Owner: VDOT

GPS Coordinates: 37.12501, -81.35666

Directions: Tree is located just off road near the pond, right above the dam as you enter Burkes Garden


Burkes Garden


Contact Information

Contact Name: John Blankenship

Contact Email: jblanken@vt.edu

Contact Address: P.O. Box 229

Tazewell, VA 24651-0229

Contact Phone: 276-988-0405

Contact Info: Nominator


Nominators

Original Nominator(s): John Blankenship and Stephen Jordan


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