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Tree Information x

Identifier: HBR/P0119
Historical Reg No: 084c
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Looij TJ
Registration Category: Not Categorised
General Notes:


See notes for Registration no.84a. 'This is a huge and very healthy tree which was planted by JD. Ormond. I have never seen such a big tulip tree'. Looij 1984. 'Early pruning has made this one of the best of this species in New Zealand. Planted c.1880'. Burstall 1973. Reference. Burstall SW. FM. Report no.18. 1974; p.59. Burstall SW & Sale EV. 'Great Trees of New Zealand' 1984; p.132.

Single Tree Details

Genus: Liriodendron
Species: tulipifera
Common names: tulip tree,
Height: 38.00m
Height measurement method: Estimated
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 515 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 163.9 cm
Crown Spread A: 21.00m
Crown Spread B: 21.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 21.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: circa 1880
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 141 years
Tree Health Description: (none)
Tree Form Type: unknown
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 345
Local Protection Status: Unknown
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score:


Date Observer Action
01 Jan 1984 Looij TJ


Lat/Long: -39.6092420 / 176.8268300
Location Name: 'Karamu'
Address: Ormond Road
Suburb: [not specified]
City/Town: Hastings
Region: Hawke's Bay
Location Description: Not specified
Public Accessibility: (not specified)
Local Authority: (not specified)


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