A Remarkable American sycamore

Tree Information
Common Name: American sycamore
Scientific name: Platanus occidentalis
Category: Beautiful tree
Notes: This large statuesque tree is located in the historic village of Aldie, on Rt. 50, adjacent to the ancient stone bridge that crosses the Little River. Its location along a major highway with long approaches makes it visually compelling. It is seen by thousands of people every day, and has been named, "Virginia's Glory."
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Nominator: Jack J. Goehring, III
Location of Tree
County/City: Loudoun
Name of tree owner: Va Dept Transportation
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