Parsley Hawthorn (Crataegus marshallii)

Parsley Hawthorn (Crataegus marshallii)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Parsley Hawthorn (Crataegus marshallii), State: VA

Location Southampton County, VA


Crataegus marshallii

This champion Parsley Hawthorn of Virginia made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2018, as it is the largest known tree of its species in the country. By recognizing these champions, we recognize the beauty and critical ecosystem services provided by our biggest and oldest trees.

STATUS Champion
Tree circumference 25
height 22
crown spread 20
Total points 52

LOCATION Southampton County, VA
Nominated by Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson
Year Nominated 2012
Date crowned 2018-09-20

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