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Tree Information x

Identifier: CR/1085
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Cadwallader, B.G.
Registration Category: Notable tree – National interest
General Notes:

A substantial old tree located north of the children's playground. There is an interesting reaction wood formation under the lowest branch (Cadwallader, B.G. 2012).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Tilia
Species: tomentosa
Common names: silver lime, silver linden
Height: 29.10m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 597 cm
Girth measurement height: 0.6 m
Girth Comments: At the narrowest point below 1.4m
Diameter: 190 cm
Crown Spread A: 29.40m
Crown Spread B: 28.80m
Avg. Crown Spread: 29.10m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date:
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: not known years
Tree Health Description: The canopy looks very healthy. There is a large fungal bract at 4m.
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: A multi-leadered tree above 4m.
Champion Tree Score: 354
Local Protection Status: Unknown
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


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


Lat/Long: -43.52800582317297 / 172.61954247951508
Location Name: Christchurch Botanic Gardens
Address: Rolleston Avenue
City/Town: Christchurch
Region: Canterbury
Location Description: To the north of the toilet block near the children's playground.
Public Accessibility: Botanic Garden
Local Authority: Christchurch City Council


Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 26 Nov 2012
Brad Cadwallader 26 Nov 2012
Brad Cadwallader 26 Nov 2012
Brad Cadwallader 22 Sep 2006
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