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Tree Information x

Identifier: HBR/P0149
Historical Reg No: 111
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Looij TJ
Registration Category: Not Categorised
General Notes:


'The tree is still in good shape and worth registering because it is the only White birch in Hastings that I know of'. Looij 1985.Burstall reference ?
This tree suffered severe storm damage in February and had to be removed. Flook 2004.

Single Tree Details

Genus: Betula
Species: pubescens
Common names: downy birch, white birch
Height: 11.85m
Height measurement method: Estimated
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 215 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.2 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 68.4 cm
Crown Spread A: 12.00m
Crown Spread B: 12.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 12.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: circa 1900
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 121 years
Tree Health Description: (none)
Tree Form Type: unknown
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 133
Local Protection Status: Unknown
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score:


Date Observer Action
01 Jan 1985 Looij TJ


Lat/Long: -39.6135900 / 176.7967510
Location Name: 'Little Flaxmere'
Address: Omahu 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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