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Tree Information x

Identifier: MWR/1077
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Judd, D.A.
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:

The second of two horse chestnut trees at the gate of Caccia Birch House. Go to record MWR/1076 to see the other tree and read extended notes about this historic location on group listing MWR/G1054 (Judd, D.A, 2013).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Aesculus
Species: hippocastanum
Common names: horse chestnut,
Height: 18.00m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: Range Finder from drive, north east side.
Girth: 310 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 98.7 cm
Crown Spread A: 13.50m
Crown Spread B: 15.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 14.25m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: Circa 1930
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 94 years
Tree Health Description: Good Health
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: Battered on the western side . Canopy angles up to the east.
Champion Tree Score: 193
Local Protection Status: Yes
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 183


Date Observer Action
18 Feb 2013 Judd, D.A.


Lat/Long: -40.36576528204841 / 175.62882542610168
Location Name: Caccia Birch House
Address: 130 Te Awe Awe Street
Suburb: Hokowhitu
City/Town: Palmerston North
Region: Manawatu
Location Description: Front Gate on western side as you enter property.
Public Accessibility: Commercial
Local Authority: Palmerston North City Council


Preview Credit Date
Darryl Judd 18 Feb 2013
Darryl Judd 18 Feb 2013
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