A Remarkable sugar maple

Tree Information
Common Name: sugar maple
Scientific name: Acer saccharum
Category: Champion (big) tree
Notes: This is the second largest sugar maple on record for Virginia in 2008, with 330 total points. Part of the top of this tree was lost to a lightning strike, which explains the reduced height.
Best time to photograph: After April 15th
Nominator: John R. Sweet
Location of Tree
County/City: Highland
Name of tree owner: H. Wilson Wright
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