A Remarkable American basswood

Tree Information
Common Name: American basswood
Scientific name: Tilia americana
Category: Historic tree
Notes: The tree has an unusual exposed root system. It is located in an old ravine that is part of the historical Falling Springs Waterfall that was originally discovered by Thomas Jefferson. It is the third largest basswood in Virginia.
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Nominator: Leonard Lindstrom
Location of Tree
County/City: Alleghany
Name of tree owner: State of Virginia
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