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Hazel Alder (Alnus serrulata)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Hazel Alder (Alnus serrulata), State: VA
Description The tree appears healthy and safe in its stream side location. It is part of a very long clump – circumference of the largest stem was measured and spread of entire clump

Location Northampton, VA


Alnus serrulata

This champion Hazel Alder of Virginia made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in , 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.

Tree circumference29
crown spread 47
Total points85

LOCATIONNorthampton, VA
Nominated by
Year Nominated2016
Date crowned

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September 17th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments