Common Name: Veitch fir
Scientific Name: Abies veitchii
Native/Naturalized: Not Naturalized
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 132 in.
Height: 89 ft.
Crown: 48 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2014
Last Measured by: Mitch Van Ostenbridge & Michelle Dowling
Date First Measured: 1988
Comments: Originally nominated and measured in 1988. Re-measured in 2014. Lost one limb to storm damage, another was removed. Otherwise a very healthy tree.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Amherst
Land Owner: Sweet Briar College
GPS Coordinates: 37.54458, -79.07732
Directions: 200 feet southeast of main building at the Virginia Center for Creative Arts
Owner Address: Sweetbriar College
Sweetbrair, VA 24595
Contact Info: Donna Meeks, 434-381-6110
Original Nominator(s): William Hubard