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Tree Information x

Identifier: AR/1378
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Cadwallader, B.G.
Registration Category: Notable tree – National interest
General Notes:
The last of 3 trees originally recorded at this site and as being part of an old orchard established in the 1880's by Thompson and Hills (ref: Burstall & Sale 'Great Trees of New Zealand', pg. 242)

Single Tree Details

Genus: Carya
Species: illinoinensis
Common names: pecan,
Height: 25.40m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 483 cm
Girth measurement height: 1 m
Girth Comments: Taken at the narrowest point below 1.4
Diameter: 153.7 cm
Crown Spread A: 31.00m
Crown Spread B: 26.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 28.50m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: 1880
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 144 years
Tree Health Description: In good health
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 297
Local Protection Status: No
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
16 Jun 2016 Cadwallader, B.G., Laser, M. Hawkins, D. & Finch, N.


Lat/Long: -36.76459336431764 / 174.6737982790985
Location Name:
Address: Birchwood Grove
Suburb: Greenhithe
City/Town: Whenuapai
Region: Auckland
Location Description: Immediately behind the house in the rear yard
Public Accessibility: Private-Garden
Local Authority: Auckland Council


Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 16 Jun 2016
Brad Cadwallader 16 Jun 2016
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