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Tree Information x

Identifier: OR/1184
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Cadwallader, B.G.
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:
The shorter but larger of two trees that frame the entrance to St John’s Presbyterian Church in Arrowtown (Cadwallader, 2013).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Sequoiadendron
Species: giganteum
Common names: giant sequoia, giant redwood, Sierra redwood, Wellingtonia
Height: 40.00m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 922 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 293.5 cm
Crown Spread A: 19.00m
Crown Spread B: 21.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 20.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: c1880
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 143 years
Tree Health Description: In good health
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: Appears to have lost its top and has some storm/snow damage in the mid canopy.
Champion Tree Score: 511
Local Protection Status: Yes
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
31 Oct 2013 Cadwallader, B.G.


Lat/Long: -44.94059972772844 / 168.82874381727447
Location Name: St John’s Presbyterian Church
Address: Cnr Durham & Berkshire Street Street
City/Town: Arrowtown
Region: Otago
Location Description: On the left of the entrance looking from the street.
Public Accessibility: Church-Cemetery
Local Authority: Queenstown Lakes District Council


Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 31 Oct 2013
Brad Cadwallader 31 Oct 2013
Brad Cadwallader 31 Oct 2013
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