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Tree Information x

Identifier: OR/1021
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Cadwallader, B.G.
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:

A graceful tree at a very picturesque location in front of Knox Church. Weeping ash were a favoured tree of the late Victorian era in New Zealand, 1880-1910. An impressive copper beech is located to the rear of the church grounds, see OR/1022 (Cadwallader 2012).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Fraxinus
Species: excelsior 'Pendula'
Common names: weeping ash,
Height: 12.40m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 202 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 64.3 cm
Crown Spread A: 13.00m
Crown Spread B: 13.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 13.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date:
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: not known years
Tree Health Description: (none)
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 131
Local Protection Status: Unknown
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
26 Sep 2012 Cadwallader, B.G.


Lat/Long: -45.86752590014236 / 170.50706952810287
Location Name: Knox Church
Address: 449 George Street
City/Town: Dunedin
Region: Otago
Location Description: Highly visible from the corner of Pitt and George Streets.
Public Accessibility: Church-Cemetery
Local Authority: Dunedin City Council


Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 26 Sep 2012
Brad Cadwallader 26 Sep 2012
Brad Cadwallader 26 Sep 2012
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