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Tree Information x

Identifier: CR/1386
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Cadwallader, B.G.
Registration Category: Notable tree – International interest
General Notes:
A substantial tree that is the largest recorded for this cultivar in the world. A new development was taking place at the time of measurement (Cadwallader, B. 2016).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Ulmus
Species: glabra 'Camperdownii'
Common names: Camperdown elm,
Height: 9.60m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 350 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: Several burls on the stem
Diameter: 111.4 cm
Crown Spread A: 14.80m
Crown Spread B: 14.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 14.40m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date:
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: not known years
Tree Health Description: In good health
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 181
Local Protection Status: Yes
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
17 Nov 2016 Cadwallader, B.G. & Hammer, J.R.


Lat/Long: -43.52857412973714 / 172.6058189521138
Location Name:
Address: 8 Harakeke Street
City/Town: Christchurch
Region: Canterbury
Location Description: Clearly visible from the front of the property.
Public Accessibility: Urban-Residential
Local Authority: Christchurch City Council


Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 17 Nov 2016
Google 10 Aug 2012
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