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Maymont’s Darlington Oak is largest in the United States

The National Register of Big Trees and the Virginia Big Tree Program recently bestowed the title of national and state champion to one of Maymont’s Darlington Oak trees, Quercus hemisphaerica, located behind the Nature Center by Dooley Creek. This Darlington Oak is the largest tree on record of its species in the United States, measuring […]