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Tree Information x

Identifier: BPR/1249
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Cadwallader, B.G.
Registration Category: Notable tree – International interest
General Notes:
One of two outstanding trees at this location and several within the grounds of Scion and the nearby Whakarewarewa School. At 51m this may be a new height record for this species (Cadwallader, 2014).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Pinus
Species: montezumae
Common names: Montezuma pine, rough-barked Mexican pine
Height: 51.40m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 420 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 133.7 cm
Crown Spread A: 18.00m
Crown Spread B: 13.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 15.50m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date:
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: not known years
Tree Health Description: Appears in good health
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 347
Local Protection Status: No
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
15 Oct 2014 Cadwallader, B., Fentiman, B. & Del Castillo, A.


Lat/Long: -38.1604700915853 / 176.2675798618409
Location Name:
Address: Long Mile Road
Suburb: Whakarewarewa
City/Town: Rotorua
Region: Bay of Plenty - Central Plateau
Location Description: Near the rear gate to Scion at the end of Long Mile Road
Public Accessibility: Local Council Park
Local Authority: Rotorua District Council


Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 15 Oct 2014
Alvar Del Castillo 15 Oct 2014
Alvar Del Castillo 15 Oct 2014
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